Our Copyright Directive Tracker contains information about the approach to implementation taken in the Member States where we have offices, including noteworthy implications of the legislative changes in particular Member States. You can obtain information of the current status and progress of the Copyright Directive by clicking on a country using our interactive map or compare countries by topic using the tabs below the map.

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  No legislative proposal yet

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Recent Updates:
The European Commission has published guidance on Article 17. A copy of the press release is here.
Please click here to view Bird & Bird’s latest video on the DSM Directive.
To date only Hungary and the Netherlands have implemented the DSM Directive.
All information correct as of May 2021