European Commission releases Data Act guide

19/04/2024 | European Commission

The European Commission has published a detailed overview of the EU Data Act, outlining its aims and practical implications. The Data Act is intended to improve the EU's data economy and encourage competition by facilitating greater access to data, particularly industrial data, promoting data-driven innovation, and expanding data availability. The Data Act ensures a fair distribution of data value among the various stakeholders in the data economy. It clarifies the terms under which data can be used and by whom.

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