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13 Mar 2018
Council of Europe identifies PSM as key in counterbalancing media concentration 
The Council of Europe has adopted a new Recommendation on media pluralism and transparency of media ownership offering a number of valuable Guidelines to Member States on how to sustain media pluralism...
12 Mar 2018
EBU urges European policy makers to improve conditions for quality media to fight 'fake news' and disinformation 
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) together with other expert members of the EU High Level Group on Fake News and Disinformation, delivered a report on fake news and online disinformation requesting the creation of a new framework to address the role of online platforms in today's news media environment.
12 Mar 2018
EBU welcomes new Recommendation on the roles and responsibilities of internet intermediaries 
The Council of Europe has adopted a new standard-setting instrument, calling on States to establish a framework for the protection of human rights in the digital environment.
19 Jan 2018
GDPR Compliance: EBU and its members preparing together 
Like most organizations throughout Europe, the EBU is preparing for the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation, which from 25 May 2018 will apply directly to entities based in the EU...
17 Jan 2018
EBU's Noel Curran takes part in EU High Level Group on Fake News 
The EBU highlighted the importance of public service media's online presence, promoting quality journalism and media literacy initiatives, and the need to set a fairer balance between news producers and online platforms as key measures to support informed citizenship and rein in the spread of so-called 'fake news'.
19 Dec 2017
EBU's Remit Principles now available in French 
The EBU Legal Department is pleased to inform Members that the Legal Focus publication PSM Remit Principles for the Digital Media Age has been translated into French and is now available on the EBU website....
15 Dec 2017
EBU speaks at Council of Europe conference on parliaments' role in promoting PSM 
A Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly conference highlighted that parliaments are a central guarantor of the freedom of the media and of public service media’s (PSM) independence. Taking place on...
08 Dec 2017
CJEU decision on EU negotiation positions in international bodies 
Implications for the balance of power between the Commission and Council in establishing EU negotiation positions
07 Dec 2017
EBU and BEUC urge European Parliament to bring audiovisual content closer to consumers across the EU 
The EBU and BEUC, the European Consumer Voice, have written to the European Parliament asking not to miss the opportunity to modernise licensing rules and boost the circulation of European content in the EU.
21 Nov 2017
EBU regrets result of vote on SatCab Regulation 
The EBU regrets the results of today's Lead Legal (JURI) committee vote on the so-called SatCab Regulation.