Official Documents related to the proposed IP Enforcement Directive:
IP Enforcement Directive Passed 9 March, 2004:
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NEW: “Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on measures and procedures to ensure the enforcement of intellectual property rights”
Passed Feb. 16, 2004 by Presidency
PREVIOUS: 6 Feb. Council Proposal: http://www.ipjustice.org/CODE/020604EUIPED.html
Final Document Passed in Committee
“Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on measures and procedures to ensure the enforcement of intellectual property rights”
Passed by the Legal Affairs Committee on Nov. 27, 2003.
Full Text of Proposed EU IP Enforcement Directive
This is the draft agreement which is being debated.
Final Report from JURI Committee on IP Enforcement Directive
Released Dec. 5, 2003
Green Party Amendments to Proposed IP Enforcment Directive (Word)
MS Word document.
Rapport Fourtou’s 9/17/03 Report on the Proposed IP Enforcement Directive (PDF)
Report about amendments to the Proposed IP Enforcement Directive. Pay special attention to Amendment 22 (page 20), which would criminalize filesharing. Includes text of amendments and brief analysis by Fourtou.
JURI Meeting Documents with Translations of Fourtou’s Report (Agenda #6)
See “Agenda 6” for translations of Fourtou’s report into 11 languages.
Finnish MEP Piia-Noora Kauppi‘s Amendments to the Proposed IP Enforcement Directive (HTML)
Includes text of amendments and brief analysis by Kauppi.
Announcement of Dec. 3 Meeting on Amendments
Simply announces that a meeting was scheduled to be held on December 3 to discuss amendments.
Announcement of Oct. 21 EU Meeting on IP Enforcement Directive
Simply announces that a meeting was scheduled to be held on October 21 with the Working Party on Intellectual Property.