The notification by the European Union to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Directive No. 2006/116/EC harmonizes in EU law the term of protection of copyright and certain related rights, notably of performers, producers of phonograms, film producers and broadcasting organisations.
Directive No. 2006/116/EC repeals Council Directive 93/98/EEC & Art. 11 (2) of Directive 2001/29/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council'.