Published March 27, 2023 | Version v1
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and Guidelines for Intermediary Platforms

  • 1. UvA-IViR
  • 2. CIIR


This information sheet presents answers to 12 questions that are frequently asked regarding the legal rules and practices of copyright content moderation by online intermediaries, namely online platforms like YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. It aims to guide readers regarding the rules, systems, and practices of these platforms that deal with copyright-protected content uploaded by users, e.g. video, music, images, and text.

The FAQs and Guidelines presented herein are extracted from the research conducted by Work Package 6 (WP6) of the reCreating Europe Consortium. More information on and research results of WP6 can be found on the official website of reCreating Europe and on the Project’s open-access repository, Zenodo.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 870626.


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reCreating Europe – Rethinking digital copyright law for a culturally diverse, accessible, creative Europe 870626
European Commission