Copyright audit can benefit content owners

Copyright audit can benefit content owners
With regard to the internet, the current copyright laws are not fit for purposeGetty

The European Commission is taking on the restrictive world of geo-blocking and backing the rights of people who produce content.

Anybody on a business trip or holiday abroad who has tried to go online only to find the website blocked knows the feeling. Sky Sports, BBC i-player, music videos, news sites disappear behind a geographic electronic wall which is impenetrable. It’s called geo-blocking and it makes you mad.

And now it’s made the European Commission take notice to such an extent it is about to launch a major review of copyright law throughout Europe....

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