The BCC has responded to the EU’s Digital Services Act consultation on 8 September 2020. Here is a short blog that providers an overview of our main concerns.
We have responded to CMA Digital Market Taskforce calling for recognition of the value of creativity and innovation, enforcement of rights to stop economic harm to grassroots creators and redressing the role and responsibilities of online platforms.
PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE CHANGED THE DATE – The next BCC Webinar is now on 30 July 2020 at 2.30pm
The BCC recognises the initiatives of the creative industries on World IP Day.
The BCC is delighted to announce that Rebecca Deegan has been appointed as the BCC’s new Director of Policy and Public Affairs. Rebecca brings a wealth of experience, working most recently in a senior role for a leading professional institute.
The BCC is looking for an experienced self-employed Director of Policy & Public Affairs, operating part time, to work with the Members of the British Copyright Council (BCC) and its Board and Working Groups to formulate and promote copyright policy and to act as the BCC’s representative as and when required.
The BCC is looking for an experienced self-employed Executive Administrator, operating part time, to support its Board, Council members, working groups and the Director of Policy & Public Affairs. Click on image to find out more and apply.
The 27th WIPO-BCC advanced course on copyright and related rights reached another successful conclusion on 13 September, following expert presentations from 47 speakers during two weeks of intense training.
As we launch our new website, copyright law in the UK is about to chart a course into uncertain waters but the British Copyright Council will be guided by one constant aim, writes chairman Trevor Cook
The Online Harms White Paper makes important progress in keeping people safe online but in welcoming its publication the BCC says the proposals must go wider in preventing illegal economic activities that hurt individuals as well as businesses.