Europe: portable online content

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The European Parliament, Council and Commission have reached an agreement that will allow EU citizens to take their online subscriptions across European borders.

The agreement removes barriers to cross-border portability of content.  E-book subscriptions and services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime are included.

The agreement is the first related to the modernisation on EU copyright rules. 

Sources: The European Commission; The Bookseller.