The EU wants to prevent that in the case of portals such as Youtube is protected content. But the Reform misses the sense of today's exchanges in the network, explained the lawyer Reto Hilty.Interview by Andreas Zielcke
in Europe on the 23. March large demonstrations against the planned Reform of the copyright law, the EU expects. 26. March put to vote in the EU Parliament. The resistance is directed primarily against the obligation of providers such as Youtube, to prevent the Uploading of protected works. The protesters sense "censorship". What is this law?
SZ: article 13 of the proposed EU Directive intends to prevent commercial portals offer protected content that was uploaded without the consent of their authors. What is wrong with that?
Reto Hilty: If ...