Rightsholders Issue Joint Statement On Knowledge Economy Green Paper

Key organisations representing rightsholders in all creative disciplines have joined together to issue a common statement on the European Commission's Knowledge Economy Green paper. IFRRO has also made its own statement on the Green Paper. The common statement reiterates the view that the present legislative framework does not need enhancement and calls upon the Commission to focus on how best to create a genuine knowledge economy whereby financial investments in the content business are effectively safeguarded and rewarded.