EFJ Responds to Irish Government’s Copyright Review Committee Consultation

The EFJ expresses its concerns about proposals to change Ireland's copyright system because journalists (including photojournalists) throughout Europe licence works to publishers and broadcasters based in Ireland. The EFJ feels that the proposals may affect the evolution of EU regulations and believes that  changes to Ireland's copyright system will inevitably affect the market or markets for licensing journalists' work throughout Europe. The EFJ strongly rejects any attempt to introduce a fair use regime in the Irish legal system.

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