European Commission Issues DRM Paper


The European Commission has issued a working paper on digital rights management technologies.

http://www.europa.eu.int/information_society/newsroom/documents/drm_workingdoc.pdf

The paper notes the challenges to privacy and fair use created by DRMs, but also encourages the use of such technologies, which it argues may reduce illegal copying and create alternative compensation schemes.


MMR 2002, Heft 4, XVII