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20 Dec 2012
Great strides for Hybrid TV but regulatory challenges remain 
EBU representatives participated in this week's Hybrid TV symposium in Paris, where delegates heard about the challenges and opportunities for these new services.
13 Dec 2012
Court urged to show red card in free-to-air football case 
Europe’s public service media today welcomed news that World Cup and EURO matches look set to stay free-to-air after the European Court of Justice (ECJ) was advised to reject a FIFA and UEFA attempt to...
28 Nov 2012
EBU urges caution as WCIT 2012 opens 
Ahead of the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) in Dubai, the EBU reiterates the importance of the open internet for innovation and democratic citizenship
22 Nov 2012
European Parliament: PSM promote trusted online space for minors 
European legislators have formally recognized the important role of public service media in promoting a safer cyberspace for children – an issue in sharp EBU focus. A European Parliament (EP) Resolution...
08 Nov 2012
Media freedom also a challenge to EU States 
The European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs in Brussels heard on November 6 that "media freedom is not a done deal – even in the European Union."
23 Oct 2012
PSM governance: management's "key role" 
Governance rules driving public service media (PSM) must be backed by "a strong internal culture led by senior management," delegates to the EBU Legal and Public Affairs Assembly in Geneva (18-19 October)...
Legal case note - 22 Oct 2012
PSM Governance 
EBU promotes Council of Europe Recommendation on PSM governance
21 Sep 2012
EBU President warns against public reliance on 'blogs and tweets' for reliable information 
The challenges facing discerning citizenship in a convergent media environment were highlighted by EBU President Jean-Paul Philippot when the High Level Group on Media Freedom and Pluralism met in Brussels
13 Sep 2012
Adoption of EU Orphan Works Directive: first step towards copyright modernization 
Brussels, 13 September 2012, The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) welcomes today’s first reading adoption of the Directive on Orphan Works by the European Parliament: it is the first step towards much-needed...
11 Sep 2012
EBU welcomes adoption of the report on the online distribution of audiovisual works 
The European Parliament adopted the report on the “Online distribution of audiovisual works in the European Union” by MEP Jean-Marie Cavada