What would be the ingredients of a magic formula for better IPR enforcement on the Internet? Has the time come for a horizontal harmonization for notifying and acting on illegal on line content? In a period where the ratification of ACTA is ranked highly in the political agenda of European governments, the European Commission is willing to pose the first bricks for the construction of a more effective policy for IPR enforcement and regulating illegal content. While the outcome cannot be predicted, it can be easily advanced that the task will not be an easy one.
This policy is briefly explained by two new roadmaps (the “Proposal for a Revision of the Directive of Intellectual Property Right [...]