10 Apr 2020
Extended term for filing tax declarations on income from individual activity
11 Oct 2011
On 27 September, 2011, European Parliament and Council adopted Directive 2011/77/EU amending Directive 2006/116/EC on the term of protection of copyright and certain related rights. The directive draws attention to the importance of the creative contribution of performers and recognizes that this should be reflected in a level of protection.
As performers generally start their careers very young and current legislation does not ensure the protection of their rights for entire lifetime, the Directive extends the term of protection for fixations of performances and for phonograms to 70 years.
Main changes of the Directive:
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