Who is entitled to fair compensation for private copying? And what happens when a Member State has failed to transpose correctly EU law? AG Collins answers both in Seven.One Opinion

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Ahead of the August break, last week was a busy one for copyright at the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU). On 13 July last, in fact, Advocate General (AG) Collins issued his Opinion in Seven.One, C-260/22, and the Court published its judgment in Ocilion, C-426/21.

What those references have in common is that both were made in the field of broadcasting and concern issues of private copying under Article 5(2)(b) of the