The European Parliament
ALDE Position 3


Irma Hasanagic

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Topic 1: Copyright in the Digital Single Market 2016/0280 (COD)

Article 13 of the Single European Act contains the following provision - "The internal market shall comprise an area without internal frontiers in which the free movement of goods, persons, services and capital is ensured in accordance with the provisions of this Treaty". It is understandable that, if this is to be accomplished, EU institutions need to closely and constantly monitor the way internal market works and make sure that there are no breaks to its success.

In the era of technological developments new business models continue to emerge and digitalization transforms the way products and services are distributed, which encourages the creation of cross-border business cooperation. Due to , among other things, diversity of national legislation on copyright that ...