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15/02/2019

Each week we sum up Commission news of particular interest for the UK while also summarising UK events on EU-related subjects. All comments welcome at COMM-UK-PRESS@ec.europa.eu

London eye
14/02/2019

The European Parliament, the Council and the Commission reached a political agreement to adapt EU copyright rules, so that authors, performers and journalists are better remunerated for their works in a world where music streaming services, video-on-demand platforms, news aggregators and user-uploaded-content platforms have become the main gateways to access creative works and press articles. The new Copyright Directive also ensures that people can share links, use memes and upload copyright material and that research organisation can make the most of big data by applying tools like text and data mining.

Events

Throughout February and March, Europe House, London, is hosting a series of lectures by historians on European dynasties which are free to attend on a first come first served basis.

Date:
  • 14/02/2019 to 14/03/2019
Mihalache

With the ocassion of the the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU, H.E Ambassador of Romania to the UK Dan Mihalache will speak on 19 February 2019 about ...

Date:
  • 19/02/2019
Venue:
The University of Edinburgh, Old College, McLaren Stuart Room