ECJ rules on compatibility of Austrian law exceptions on transmissions of broadcasts by cable with Copyright Directive

The ECJ has ruled on questions regarding the compatibility of Austrian law exceptions permitting certain transmissions of broadcasts by cable without the author's consent with the Copyright Directive (2001/29/EC). (Staatlich genehmigte Gesellschaft der Autoren, Komponisten und Musikverlegerregistrierte Genossenschaft mbH (AKM) v Zü Betriebs GmbH, Case C-138/16, 16 March 2017.)

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