Worldwide newsApril 23, 2022EU Commission welcomes consensus on the EU Digital Service Act

The press release of the EU Commission announces the satisfaction for the swift political agreement reached between the European Parliament and EU Member States on the proposal on the Digital Services Act (DSA), proposed by the Commission in December 2020. The DSA sets out an unprecedented new standard for the accountability of online platforms regarding illegal and harmful content. It will provide better protection for internet users and their fundamental rights, as well as define a single set of rules in the internal market, helping smaller platforms to scale up. Continue reading the release here.