Post Tagged with: "gowers"

UK PM Responds to Private Copying Petition

The UK Prime Minister's Office has issued a response to a popular e-petition on its site calling for a private copying exception.  The response notes the similar Gowers Report conclusion and indicates that the government is considering how to implement the recommendation.  This is an interesting development not just for […]

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January 18, 2007 Comments are Disabled News

UK To Reject Copyright Term Extension For Songs

So reports the BBC.

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November 26, 2006 2 comments News

More on Be Careful What You Wish For

A couple of weeks ago, I noted the international trend toward user concerns in copyright reform.  Add another UK initiative to the list.  The UK government has launched the Gowers Review of Intellectual Property.  In addition to consulting widely and providing ample time for comment, consider the issues being examined: […]

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February 24, 2006 1 comment News