Category UK

Copyright and Technology London 2012 Conference

On June 19, the Copyright and Technology Conference makes its London debut after two successful years in New York.

UK Digital Economy Bill Survives Last Legal Challenge

Copyright owners win the two-year battle… but not in the way they claim.

UK Music Rights Holders Launch New Dispute Resolution Process

A new way of resolving disputes over music rights ownership in the UK without litigation.

New Initiatives by the European Commission and UK

New regulations are proposed while budgets to implement them shrink.

New UK Research Report on Digital Copyright

A new research agenda for digital copyright in Europe and beyond.

UK Digital Economy Bill Becomes Law

The law favors content rights holders, but its path to implementation is ambiguous.

Announcing C&T 2010 Conference Sponsors

Adobe, Civolution, and iPharro will sponsor the Copyright and Technology 2010 conference in June; earlybird registration ends next week.

UK Digital Economy Bill Progresses with Haste

Impending elections force quicker action on a weighty and pervasive bill.

Google Meets Harry Potter — Well Not Quite!

Google is digitizing the collections of national libraries in the UK and elsewhere. Governments are now just getting around to wondering what to do about it.

Progressive Response in the UK?

The Queen’s Speech heralded adoption in the UK, but don’t look for it in the coming year.