Digital rights

Copyright reform: the forthcoming EU directive we'll all be worrying about in a few years time

Środa, 13 Czerwiec 2018 | Giorgio Comai
| OBC Transeuropa

On June 20, the Legal Affairs committee of the European Parliament will vote on a proposed directive for Copyright reform. Sounds obscure? It is actually a hotly debated topic: the new directive may well shape how the internet will look like in a few years, among other things changing how linking and uploading of contents works.


Public enterprises will have to open up their data

Piątek, 1 Luty 2019 | Gina Pavone
| OBC Transeuropa

New European legislation will significantly increase the accessibility of data produced with public finances: therefore, data produced by public enterprises, i.e. companies which provide essential services such as public transport to many cities.


Czy europejskie organy ochrony danych są przygotowane na RODO?  in depth

Środa, 23 Maj 2018 | Nikolaj Nielsen
Peter Teffer
Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop
EUobserver

Wraz z wejściem w życie rozporządzenia o ochronie danych osobowych (RODO), europejskie organy zajmujące się ochroną danych podjęły bardzo zróżnicowaną politykę rekrutacyjną mającą na celu wdrożenie nowych unijnych zasad ochrony prywatności.


Dark patterns: born to mislead  in depth

Środa, 13 Listopad 2019 | Federico Caruso
| OBC Transeuropa

Digital platforms often trick users into giving up their personal data or buying particular products. These “dark patterns” go against European legislation, but authorities are struggling to combat them.