Fairness Rocks News Did YouTube Just Pull a Fast One? Vivendi, EU Music Organizations are Suddenly Slamming Article 13


Fairness Rocks News Did YouTube Just Pull a Fast One? Vivendi, EU Music Organizations are Suddenly Slamming Article 13

Home Industry News Did YouTube Just Pull a Fast One? Vivendi, EU Music Organizations are Suddenly Slamming Article 13

Author: Daniel Sanchez

Date: December 13, 2018

Original Source: Digital Music News

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Did YouTube Just Pull a Fast One? Vivendi, EU Music Organizations are Suddenly Slamming Article 13

The European music industry has long pushed for an overhaul on the use of copyrighted works online.

IMPALA’s Helen Smith, for example, has stated that the EU’s Copyright Directive – and Article 13 – would force user-uploaded platforms (i.e., YouTube and Facebook) to pay more in royalties when using artists’ works online.  This would “fix” the value gap.

Read more: https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2018/12/13/vivendi-eu-music-organizations-slam-article-13/