Intellectual Property Rights

The Sports Rights Owners Coalition (SROC) welcomes the opportunity to offer its views to a variety of Governments’ public consultations. We share our views on a number of rights issues which are critical to the sporting economy. On this page, you find SROC’s responses to consultations and paper on Sports Intellectual Property Rights.

Papers and consultations


SROC Position on the possible measures to further improve the effectiveness of the fight against illegal content online

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Analysis Mason study on the DSM impact on sport

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SROC position paper on territoriality

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SROC Position Paper on the Asser Study on Sports Organisers’ Rights in the European Union

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SROC Response to the European Commission Green Paper ’Preparing for a Fully Converged Audiovisual World: Growth, Creation and Value’

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SROC Position on the WIPO Broadcasting Treaty

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SROC Response to DG INFSO Consultation on Online Distribution of Audiovisual Works in the EU

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SROC_Response_to the European Commission Green Paper ‘Unlocking the potential of cultural and creative industries’

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SROC Response to Implementation of the Directive on Electronic Commerce (2000/31/EC)

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