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EU Council follows Parliament in limiting cross-border TV rights

Tuesday 19 December 2017 | 08:51 CET | News
The EU Council has decided against opening up the TV rights market in EU and making it easier for broadcasters to offer their programming online across the 28 member states. Under the legislation approved by the Coreper committee of representatives to the Council, only programmes fully owned by a broadcaster could be delivered online anywhere in the EU, and not the full range of TV programmes. 

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