Intellectual Property

Defining Europe’s role in the digital century

Brussels, 1 April 2019 – Ahead of the European Elections in May 2019, European…


A tough day for Europe: European Parliament approves controversial copyright reform

Today, the highly criticised Copyright Directive has been voted by the European…


Alternative dispute resolution for SMEs in SBS-WIPO seminar

Alternative dispute resolution mechanisms (ADR), such as mediation and…


Deal on EU Copyright Reform: a missed opportunity for Europe’s digital economy

After more than two years of intensive public debate, the negotiations on the…


Is the CopyRIGHT directive really RIGHT for SMEs and Start-ups?

The stakes are high just days away from the second round of negotiations…


EU copyright reform: charging tech giants or putting breaks on digital SMEs?

With a very tight majority, the Legal Affairs Committee (JURI) of the European…


DIGITAL SME calls EU Parliament to ease data analytics by SMEs

Digital SMEs that do business with data analytics are at risk. The EU…


Unified Patent Court: insufficient legal protection for digital SMEs

The European DIGITAL SME Alliance is concerned that the Agreement on a Unified…