The next 4 years in internet legislation are going to be a nightmare with and directive aka maximalism by the backdoor.

But at least in 2022 I'll be able to easily go to by train from via and . (Should be feasible in two nights, one for the Turku-Stockholm ferry and one for the final night train.) Thank you, Sweden!
euractiv.com/section/railways/

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Good news in the imperialism department, for once.
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RT @peterteffer
Majority of Dutch MPs supports resolution that rejects EU-Mercosur trade agreement. twitter.com/nos/status/1267839
twitter.com/peterteffer/status

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È ora di sfruttare tutto il potenziale della "copia privata": tassiamo anche carta e penna, occhiali per presbiti, apparecchi acustici, segnalibri, borse 24 ore, scrittoi, lampade da tavolo, tagliacarte, interventi sulla cataratta, vaccini anti-pertosse! Difendiamo il .
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RT @MCPievatolo
In vista un ulteriore aumento della tassa per la copia privata dday.it/redazione/35577/compen
twitter.com/MCPievatolo/status

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Imagine: a small troop of disgruntled authors sues Disney for plagiarism in every Disney title under the sun in various jurisdictions, gets an army of ruthless Disney lawyers to wage scorched-earth litigation to defend plagiarism, ahem, the .
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RT @nemobis
When Disney is sued for infringement, it seems the public is always better off: if Disney loses, it's less money for the racketeers; but if Disney wins, it's by…
twitter.com/nemobis/status/126

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When Disney is sued for infringement, it seems the public is always better off: if Disney loses, it's less money for the racketeers; but if Disney wins, it's by expanding (plagiarism is fine if it's by Disney).
ipkitten.blogspot.com/2020/05/

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Abbonamenti alla musica in streaming: le etichette si pappano almeno dieci volte quanto vada agli artisti. Chiamalo, se vuoi, .

Dai documenti sulla direttiva in Senato: senato.it/3710 (soprassediamo sulle percentuali errate di itsright).

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RT @WikimediaItalia
La presentazione e il testo con tutti i nostri suggerimenti mandati oggi al Senato sulla trasposizione della direttiva 2019.
zenodo.org/record/3827231

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Che software è questo che usa il Senato per le connessioni audio/video via SIP con webtv e videoconferenze? (Visto nell'audizione .)

From birdsite 

Il colonialismo non è mai finito. Si esercita con metodi diversi, come l'esproprio anti-proletario in nome della sedicente "proprietà intellettuale".

Il Sud Africa è un paese sovrano o un protettorato? Il suo presidente può firmare leggi senza chiedere il permesso alla Disney?
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RT @WikimediaItalia
La rappresentanza si unisce all'industria del : scrive al presidente del per bloc…
twitter.com/WikimediaItalia/st

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Se si potesse mettere sulla legge, «A State could monetize its entire suite of legislative history. With today's digital tools, States might even launch a subscription or pay-per-law service.»

Vedo un ministro a cui luccicano già gli occhi: "Un Netflix della legge!".
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RT @WikimediaItalia
Vittoria storica per il in USA: niente sulla legge, nemmeno se annotata.

Una…
twitter.com/WikimediaItalia/st

I just registered (again?) for , to read some court cases about of course. It doesn't like my credit card, which the happily accepted.

Does this at least mean that my data, being untrustworthy, will not be send to the ?

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What can "ethical licenses" achieve, compared to ?

It seems to me a matter of personal agency and moral complicity, similar to , , . So maybe base their actionability on moral rights and non-endorsement rather than economic rights within ?

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These oral arguments on are a fascinating dance, I got addicted too. Better than a thriller or a spy story. <insert team sport analogy>


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RT @carlmalamud
Perhaps obsessive, but every night I've been replaying oral arguments in the case of Georgia versus Public dot Resource dot Org uh Inc. supremecourt.gov/oral_argument I'm increasingly hopefu…
twitter.com/carlmalamud/status

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"When we move beyond as myth, and attempt to measure what copyright actually does, we find that copyright is mere regulatory rent-seeking. It increases the rents, or monopoly profits, certain copyright owners can capture in the market."
blog.ericgoldman.org/archives/

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I thought it was no less than a horseman of the apocalypse! Instead it's just a splashy but ultimately irrelevant pony?

So, you know, maybe you could have listened to the academic findings, avoided tormenting an entire continent from 2013 to 2021, left alone?

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I love how are now trumpeting their finding that was never a big deal after all: minor effect on traffic, "only less than seven percent of readers in Europe" rely on it, entire countries do without.
newsmediaalliance.org/wp-conte

Il presidente dell'ente che per un decennio ha seppellito i propri contenuti sotto , e lucchetti vari lamenta che "i conte­nuti generati dal servizio pub­blico diventano sempre più difficili da trovare" e invoca "un ambiente online equo e tra­sparente". 🧐

Che voglia convertirsi al ?
lsdi.it/2019/senza-scampo/

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After the directive, the Agriculture Council strikes again with a -related treaty. Because of course.
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RT @EUCouncilPress@twitter.com
Council of 15 July
On the agenda: , with , , sugar,

Background brief: europa.eu/!Jf43kX
Indicative programme: europa.eu/!rj83mg

@EU2019FI
twitter.com/EUCouncilPress/sta

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