Wednesday 26th September 2018

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View Commission's Position on Article 18

EU Commission's Position

As adopted 14th September, 2016

Article 18

Application in time

1. This Directive shall apply in respect of all works and other subject-matter which are protected by the Member States’ legislation in the field of copyright on or after [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)]. EN 32 EN

2. The provisions of Article 11 shall also apply to press publications published before [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

3. This Directive shall apply without prejudice to any acts concluded and rights acquired before [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

View Council's Position on Article 18

EU Council's Position

As adopted 25th May, 2018

Article 18

Application in time

1. This Directive shall apply in respect of all works and other subject-matter which are protected by the Member States’ legislation in the field of copyright on or after [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

2. Deleted.

3. This Directive shall apply without prejudice to any acts concluded and rights acquired before [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

EU Commission's Position

As adopted 14th September, 2016

View Council's Position on Article 18

Article 18

Application in time

1. This Directive shall apply in respect of all works and other subject-matter which are protected by the Member States’ legislation in the field of copyright on or after [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)]. EN 32 EN

2. The provisions of Article 11 shall also apply to press publications published before [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

3. This Directive shall apply without prejudice to any acts concluded and rights acquired before [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

EU Council's Position

As adopted 25th May, 2018

View Commission's Position on Article 18

Article 18

Application in time

1. This Directive shall apply in respect of all works and other subject-matter which are protected by the Member States’ legislation in the field of copyright on or after [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

2. Deleted.

3. This Directive shall apply without prejudice to any acts concluded and rights acquired before [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

EU Parliament's Position

As adopted 12th September, 2018

Update 14th September 2018: This proposal is the version adopted by the EU Parliament on 12th September 2018. Emboldened text denotes an amendment.

Article 18

Application in time

1. This Directive shall apply in respect of all works and other subject-matter which are protected by the Member States’ legislation in the field of copyright on or after [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].

2. DELETED

3. This Directive shall apply without prejudice to any acts concluded and rights acquired before [the date mentioned in Article 21(1)].