"[Article] 28b 4 (c) (...) is ambiguous (...). We need to find a way to achieve the EU AI Act's aim to really increase transparency, but without placing an undue and unreasonable burden on AI developers."
1 / 10
"Balance is key: there needs to be appropriate limits on copyright protection, if we want the copyright system to fulfil its function of both incentivising creativity and providing access to knowledge. That is the current framework in the EU with the DSM Directive."
2 / 10
"What we've heard time and again through our consultations: copyright is really just one lens through which we can consider AI, and often copyright is not the right tool to regulate [AI]."
3 / 10
"Copyright is a rather blunt tool that often leads to either black and white or all or nothing solutions.That is dangerous."
4 / 10
"Creativity builds on the past. (...) It's important that laws, like copyright, continue to leave room for people to study, to analyse and to learn from previous works to create new ones, and that includes (...) using automated means."
5 / 10
"[Content moderation:] safeguards really should include human oversight, because filters are notoriously bad at identifying perfectly legal uses, like parody or pastiche, or even use of Creative Commons licensed content."
6 / 10
"The courts will need to balance the interests of rightholders with those of users, because we need to protect legitimate uses, so private uses, ‘transformative’ uses, and ensure that they are legally allowed under exceptions."
7 / 10
"The [EU AI Act] (...) could impede making open source components available in public repositories, or collaborating on them: (...) the very process on which open source develops (...)."
8 / 10
"It's critical that well intentioned proposals in the EU AI Act (...) do not have unintended harmful consequences for open-source software development (...) if we want to sustain a dynamic and competitive market."
9 / 10
"We're an organisation that offers licences that are built on top of copyright, but we also know that copyright is not necessarily the answer to every question."
10 / 10