EU AI Act / Joint statement from European creators and rightsholders

ICMP part of joint letter on EU AI Act

February 2 2024

ICMP, the global trade body of the music publishing industry, representing 90% of the world’s commercially released music is part of a broad coalition of creators and rightsholders across Europe to call on the Member States of the European Union to show global leadership and approve the AI Act at the COREPER meeting today on 2 February 2024. 

As the letter states, ‘The AI Act is a vital piece of legislation that will regulate the role of AI in Europe and help set a global standard for how we expect AI systems to operate. Europe has a unique opportunity to show global leadership in the AI framework, for the benefit of EU citizens, creators, rights holders, industry, and the wider economy.’

View the full letter here