Svoboda on link tax: "I do not see any positive consequences for anyone"
von Leistungsschutzrecht.info, 07.08.2018, 11:32 Uhr
In July 2017, the European People's Party (EPP) had adopted a joint position that fully endorses the Commission's plan for the introduction of an ancillary copyright for press publishers (link tax). But this has not changed the fact that party members are against this new right and actively try to prevent it. With MEP Svoboda, a very influential one has publicly renewed his criticism.
Various EPP members had tabled amendments calling for the deletion of the link tax before the respective votes in their respective European Parliament Committees on the ...