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31 Jul 2018
German Constitutional Court upholds PSM funding model while highlighting PSM's key role in digital landscape 
The German Federal Constitutional Court, in its judgment of 18 July 2018, has rejected all constitutional complaints (by individuals and companies) against the obligation to contribute to the funding of...
11 Jul 2018
EBU signs agreement with European Parliament on coverage of European Elections 
The EBU today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the European Parliament to help ensure high-quality, objective media coverage of the European Election campaign in 2019.
10 Jul 2018
EBU welcomes provisions to expand access to innovative media content in EU Electronic Communications Code 
The EBU welcomed today’s European Parliament vote that will update existing must-carry rules and provide for a wider choice of free-to-air radio content while on the move.
09 Jul 2018
EU Court rules on use of personal data by Facebook fan page owners 
The EU Court of Justice (CJEU) has determined that Fan Page Administrators, alongside Facebook, are jointly responsible as data controllers for the processing of users' personal data on their Business Fan Pages.
20 Jun 2018
European Parliament fails to provide a realistic solution on copyright contract law provisions 
The EBU, representing 73 public service media organisations across 56 countries, has expressed deep disappointment over today’s (20 June) vote in the European Parliament’s JURI committee on the Copyright...
07 Jun 2018
EBU welcomes deal on revised Audiovisual Media Services Directive 
The EBU has welcomed the political deal reached on the revised Audiovisual Media Services (AVMS) Directive. Following months of trilogue discussions, the EBU welcomed the final political agreement and...
28 May 2018
EBU expresses disappointment at Council's approach on contract law provisions of the Copyright Directive 
The EBU has expressed its disappointment at the common approach agreed by the Council of Ministers on the contract law provisions of the Copyright Directive.
25 May 2018
International Broadcasting Assembly stresses commitment to free and fact-based journalism 
Representatives from 16 international broadcasters and EBU Members and Associates have participated in the annual meeting of the International Broadcasting Assembly in Dubrovnik, Croatia.
15 May 2018
ERT case (Kalfagiannis and POSPERT v. Greece) before European Court of Human Rights 
Nearly 5 years after the Greek government's sudden closure of public broadcaster ERT, the case is now before the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in Strasbourg. The application was filed in 2014...
08 May 2018
EBU intervenes before European Court of Human Rights 
When in June 2013 the Greek government closed down ERT, the public broadcaster, the EBU was at the forefront of international protests against this measure, which was perceived as an unprecedented blow...