Non-commercial user-generated content: is it adequately covered by the EU quotation & parody exceptions?

5 July 2022
IGIR in Law

As Internet users produce creative content (generally referred to as ‘user-generated content’ or ‘UGC’) by building on pre-existing copyrighted material, one might wonder how the current EU copyright regime deals with this phenomenon, especially after the recent addition of the Digital Single Market Directive.