How to invest? That is the question

Manuel Durães Rocha, Partner at Abreu Advogados, and Sara Mendonça, Senior Associate Lawyer, are the authors of an article in 2022 International Bar Association (IBA) Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Committee newsletter.

This article considers the investment obligations for VOD Providers applicable in Portugal following the transposition of Directive (EU) 2018/1808 which amends the Audiovisual Media Services Directive. The Directive aims to: make certain audiovisual rules apply to video-sharing platforms, as well as to audiovisual content shared on certain media services; strengthen the promotion of European content; protect children and combat hate speech more effectively; and strengthen the independence of national regulatory authorities.

Read the full article here.