Can a New Broadcasting law in Europe make internet hosts monitor their users? – Daphne Keller

9 06 2016

Audiovisuals-570The European Commission is making major steps forward in its new Digital Single Market strategy. One important part, the Platform Liability consultation, pointedly asked whether Internet intermediaries should “do more” to weed out illegal or harmful content on their platforms – in other words, to proactively police the information posted by users. Last month the Commission delivered part of its answer. Read the rest of this entry »