Amendments to ZASP and ZKUASP are published!

On May 24, 2021, the Ministry of Economic Development and Technology published a proposal for an amendment of Copyright and Related Rights Act (ZASP) and a proposal for an amendment  of Act on the collective management of copyright and related rights (ZKUASP). The public debate will take place until June 28, 2021.

The draft laws represent the implementation of the Copyright and Related Rights Directive in the Digital Single Market and the amendment of Directives 96/9/EC and 2001/29/EC (DSM Directive) and Directive laying down rules on the exercise of copyright and related rights applicable to certain online transmissions of broadcasting organisations and retransmissions of television and radio programmes, and amending Council Directive 93/83/EEC (SatCab II Directive). The interested public is invited to submit comments and amendments to the draft laws to the e-mail address: by 28 June 2021 with the caption “Comments on the proposal of ZASP-I” or. “Comments on the ZKUASP proposal”.