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European creative sector urges EU policy-makers to support Creative Europe

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By Emmanuel Legrand

Ahead of the European Council discussions on the future EU budget, some 90 organisations from across Europe's cultural and creative sectors have issued a joint letter calling on the Council and all EU Member States to support the European Parliament's proposed budget for the Creative Europe Programme 2021-2027, which is the only EU framework Programme dedicated to cultural and creative sectors.
"Today, Creative Europe represents a mere 0,15% of the overall EU Budget," read...

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Emmanuel is a Washington, DC-based freelance journalist, blogger and media consultant, specialising in the entertainment business and cultural trends. He was the US editor for British music industry trade publication Music Week. Previously, he was the editor of Impact, a magazine for the music publishing community (2007-2009), the global editor of US trade publication Billboard (2003-2006), and the editor in chief of Billboard’s sister publication Music & Media (1997-2003).

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US Copyright Office appoints Malcolm Hawkins as Deputy Director of Operations

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The US Register of Copyrights, Shira Perlmutter, has appointed of Malcolm “Hawk” Hawkins as Deputy Director of Operations for the US Copyright Office. Hawkins will assist the Assistant Register and Director of Operations with the Office’s strategic planning, financial management activities, and business processes.

Hawkins joined the Office in November 2020 as Chief of the Administrative Services Division. He served as an advisor to the Register and provided "oversight and coordination on hu...

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Hong Kong government launches public consultation on the impact of artificial intelligence technology on copyright law

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The government in Hong Kong has launched a two-month public consultation on enhancing the Copyright Ordinance (Cap. 528) regarding the protection for artificial intelligence technology development.

Following the implementation of the Copyright (Amendment) Ordinance 2022 in May 2023, designed to strengthen copyright protection in the digital environment, the consultation will explore "further enhancement of the Copyright Ordinance (CO) regarding the protection for AI technology development.
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European Commission’s ‘preliminary findings’ show X has been in breach of the EU’s Digital Services Act

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The European Commission has informed X, formerly Twitter, that the social network was in breach of the Digital Services Act (DSA) in areas linked to dark patterns, advertising transparency and data access for researchers.

The Commission said these were only "preliminary" findings. By sending preliminary findings, the Commission has informed X of its preliminary view that it is in breach of the DSA, more specifically of Articles 25, 39 and 40(12) of the DSA. This is the first time the Commis...

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