Draft Belgian law, implementing the EU orphan works directive, approved by Belgian Council of Ministers

Following a proposal by the Belgian Minister of Employment, Economy and Consumers, Kris Peeters, the Belgian Council of Ministers approved a draft law, transposing Directive 2012/28/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain permitted uses of works orphan works into Belgian law. The draft law will now be submitted for the opinion of the Belgian Conseil d’Etat.

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