However, Mr Schrems cannot rely on his consumer status with respect to claims assigned to him by other consumers.
The Digital Revolution and the sharing economy have brought different challenges in the online accommodation and transport services. The meeting will be a discussion about how to guarantee the freedom to provide services, the existence of free and fair competition, and the protection of consumers.
The Commission launched today a public consultation on fake news and online disinformation and set up a High-Level Expert Group representing academics, online platforms, news media and civil society organisations.
A summary of the Committee’s consideration of amendments is now available.
The purpose of this meeting is to exchange views on the progress in the run up to the Ministerial Conference and the possible outcomes.
A summary of the debate on the general approach is available.