• SROs set up in Romania (RAC) and Russia.
  • The EU Council publishes the results of a public consultation on the “Convergence Green Paper” and the role of self-regulation for new media services, in which self-regulation was recognised as an effective alternative to legislation.
  • The follow-up to the Green Paper on Commercial Communications also recognised EASA’s efforts to establish an effective cross-border complaints system based on the country of origin principle.  
  • “Self-regulation in the Media Sector” – an EU seminar on advertising self-regulation, organised in Saarbrücken, helps to formalise the status of advertising self-regulation as a valid policy option
  • EASA survey on motor vehicle advertising.