Media Coverage on the Proposed IP Enforcement Directive:

Mar. 18, 2004 Anti-Piracy Law “Stiffles Innovation”
2004 EurActiv Ongoing Coverage of IP Rights Legislation
Mar. 12, 2004 Unravelling the IP enforcement debate
The Register (UK)
Mar. 12, 2004 EU Pushes Bad Law (PDF Document, lead article)
EU Reporter
Mar. 11, 2004 EU IP law criminal sanctions
P2P Net
Mar. 10, 2004 Euro vote ‘threatens file-swapping’
Net Imperative
Mar. 10, 2004 An der neuen Copyright-Richtlinie der EU scheiden sich die Geister
Heise Online
Mar. 10, 2004 Parliament adopts intellectual property directive amid protests
Mar. 10, 2004 EU Passes Nasty IP Law
Slashdot: Your Rights Online
Mar. 10, 2004 Controversial piracy legislation gets EU thumbs-up
Mar. 10, 2004 EU copyright-law compromise
Macworld Daily News
Mar. 10, 2004 EU-Parlament gibt Jagd auf Filesharer frei
Spiegel Online
Mar. 10, 2004 No need to panic over IP rights directive (letter to the editor from EU Labour Party)
The Register (UK)
Mar. 10, 2004 European directive targets file sharers
Mar. 10, 2004 Europaparlament verabschiedet Richtlinie zum Schutz des geistigen Eigentums – Aus fuer Privatkopie?
EU Green Party Release
Mar. 10, 2004 EU verschärft Urheberrecht
ton spion (Germany)
Mar. 10, 2004 Europe passes intellectual property rights directive
DM europe
Mar. 10, 2004 Anti-piracy directive could expose consumers
Mar. 9, 2004 Commission welcomes European Parliament support against counterfeiting and piracy
European Commission Press Release
Mar. 9, 2004 “Tauschbörsen-Direktive” verabschiedet
FutureZone . ORF . at
Mar. 9, 2004 EU backs tighter rules on piracy
BBC News
Mar. 9, 2004 EU passes ‘anti-piracy’ laws
P2P Net News
Mar. 9, 2004 European IPR enforcement directive passed with amendments
Mar. 9, 2004 European IP law draws ire of activists
Mar. 9, 2004 EU launches disputed crackdown on counterfeiters
EU Business
Mar. 9, 2004 Europaparlament bläst zum Halali auf die Tauschbörsen-Nutzer
Heise Online
Mar. 9, 2004 Directive fourre-tout au Parlement européen
Libération (France)
Mar. 9, 2004 No criminal sanctions for file swappers in EU vote
Network World Fusion
Mar. 9, 2004 EU Directive Could Sanction Home Invasions of File Swappers
Mar. 9, 2004 EU tightens rules on piracy
CNN International
Mar. 9, 2004 MEPs wave through IP rights enforcement
The Register (UK)
Mar. 9, 2004 Europe Moves to Crack Down on Pirates
Mar. 8, 2004 Tough laws target song swappers
Reuters, UK
Mar. 8, 2004 EU anti-piracy directive heads for final vote
Mar. 8, 2004 Rights groups tackle antipiracy
The Globe and Mail
Mar. 3, 2004 The Nuclear Weapon of Digital Rights Law: Europe Set to Establish Restrictive Copyright Legislation
ABC News
Mar. 3, 2004 Kill the EU IP Rights Enforcement Bill!
The Register (UK)
Mar. 2, 2004 EU plans “nuclear weapon of IP laws”
Mar. 2 , 2004 Technobabble: “There is only one way to deal with a teenager who swaps Britney ringtones with her friends…”
The Times (UK)
Mar. 1, 2004 Initiative gegen EU-Richtlinie zum geistigen Eigentum
Heise Online
Mar. 1, 2004 The Nuclear Weapon of Digital Rights Law
Infoshop News
Feb. 25, 2004 EFF warns over harshness of EU content copyright directive
IDG News Service
Feb. 25, 2004 EFF warns on EU Intellectual Property directive
The Inquirer (UK)
Feb. 23, 2004 European Parliament postpones vote on IP law
IDG News Service
Feb. 21, 2004 New EU IP Law Deemed Harmful
Feb. 20, 2004 EU’s P2P criminalization law
Feb. 20, 2004 Proposed European IP law sparks outcry
Feb. 20, 2004 ‘Draconian’ anti-piracy heads for EU vote
Feb. 20, 2004 European Parliament set to vote on Enforcement Directive
Feb. 19, 2004 EU schützt geistiges Eigentum (German)
Feb. 19, 2004 EC IP enforcement ‘threatens more SCO-style attacks’
Register UK
Feb. 18, 2004 ‘DMCA on steroids’ heads for Euro Parliament
Feb. 18, 2004 Andremo in galera per un mp3? (Italiano)
Feb. 17, 2004 on Directive: “EU Poised to Attack P2P File-Sharers”
Feb. 17, 2004 Direttiva antipirati, sale la preoccupazione (Italiano)
Punto Informatico

Feb. 11, 2004 Vote on Enforcement Directive delayed again
Feb. 9, 2004 EU prepares to debate P2P file-sharing
Computer Weekly
Feb. 6, 2004 EU debate to take up P-to-P filesharing
IDG News
Nov. 27, 2003 “EP committee votes changes to anti-piracy law”
ARN Net (Australia)
Nov. 27, 2003 “Europe’s ‘DMCA on steroids’ gets go-ahead”
Oct. 20, 2003 “Lobbying heats up ahead of antipiracy law debate”
ARN Net (Australia)
Oct. 20, 2003 “Europe’s Antipiracy Proposal Draws Criticism”
The New York Times
Sep. 11, 2003 “EU Delays Vote on ‘Euro-DMCA'”
Aug. 12, 2003 “New Lobby Group to fight EU Intellectual Property Directive”
Internet Magazine
Aug. 12, 2003 ” IP Enforcement Directive ‘like DMCA on steroids'”
Out-Law News
Aug. 12, 2003 “EU IP Enforcement Directive Criticized”
Aug. 8, 2003 EU intellectual property rights directive harmful for consumers?

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