27 May 2014

The new Intellectual Property Act 2014 criminalises copying of designs

After being trailed in the Queen's Speech last year on 8 May 2013, the Intellectual Property Act has received Royal Assent, and become law, just over a year later on 14 May 2014.

15 May 2014

Wrong to be forgotten? New data protection ruling could leave us all in the dark

While the European Commission, European Parliament and Council prevaricate over the introduction of a new Data Protection Regulation, and a "right to be forgotten" enshrined within it, the Court of Justice of the European Union has marched boldly in and proclaimed that such a right already exists.

14 May 2014

“Right to be Forgotten”: Temple Bright comment on C4 news

Please click here to see our comment on Channel 4 News and website on 13 May 2014.

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10 May 2014

Are they having a laugh? Copyright parody and private copying exceptions delayed

Private copying and parody exceptions from UK copyright law that were due to come into effect on 1 June 2014 have been delayed, the government has announced.