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Elections for Positions in the House: Backbench Business — Valedictory Debate (26 March 2015)

Mike Weatherley: ...the UK. Wikipedia now lists it as “Weatherley’s law”. At this stage I pay tribute to my office manager, Robert Nemeth, who has worked tirelessly on the issue. Then there is my work on intellectual property, or copyright as many refer to it. I took that up as a cause and was appointed the Prime Minister’s adviser on IP. I have now written four reports, one of which...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Internet: Copyright (26 March 2015)

John Whittingdale: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, with reference to Penalty Fair, the Intellectual Property Office study of criminal sanctions for copyright infringement available under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, what plans his Department has to strengthen the penalties for online copyright infringement.

Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Public Lending Right (24 March 2015) See 1 other result from this answer

Matthew Offord: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment his Department has made of the changes to (a) EU and (b) UK copyright law that would be necessary to enable the Public Lending Right to include remote e-loans.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Internet (23 March 2015)

Ed Vaizey: Search engines play a valuable role in guiding consumers to sources of legitimate content online. They are well placed to work with copyright owners to explore ways to promote legitimate websites in search results, taking into account any competition issues. A series of round table discussions between search engines and copyright owners chaired by my noble Friend Baroness Neville-Rolfe,...

Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Film (17 March 2015)

Lord Gardiner of Kimble: ...it easier for the consumer to access and use content on fair and reasonable terms across borders. The Government will be engaging with the European Commission and stakeholders to ensure we have a copyright framework that supports economic growth, protects our creators, rewards creativity and responds to consumer needs.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Copyright: Education (16 March 2015)

Mike Weatherley: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what progress he has made on the creation of a copyright education programme.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Copyright: Education (16 March 2015)

Mike Weatherley: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what progress he has made on an agreement with the BBC on the creation of a copyright education programme.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Intellectual Property (16 March 2015)

Ed Vaizey: ...between representatives of the creative industries and leading UK search engines. The meetings have been focused on discussing steps that can be taken to reduce the number of consumers led to copyright infringing websites through search results. Work continues, but during this period the group has seen a substantial improvement in the way some of the most infringing sites are dealt...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Intellectual Property: Crime (16 March 2015)

Ed Vaizey: ...Website List contains websites owned and hosted internationally and ensures that advertisers adopt a global approach to reduce advertising on websites accused of hosting and facilitating the use of copyright infringing material. The IPO works closely with equivalent bodies such as the EU Observatory, the Commission and national IP Offices, as well as international law enforcers such as...

Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Digital Technology: EU Action (16 March 2015)

Ed Vaizey: ...economy. The DCMS is now working to develop detailed proposals on specific elements of an anticipated Digital Single Market package, including on telecommunications, audio-visual services and copyright.

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Post-Council Written Ministerial Statement-EU Competitiveness Council 2-3 March 2015 (10 March 2015)

Baroness Neville-Rolfe: ...them e.g. data storage and management. The Commission stressed how rapidly data is growing and that to make the most of these opportunities, Europe needs the skills and a shared vision of the opportunities and gaps in the landscape. Two points were raised by the UK: copyright reform to address academic text and data mining and the need for data protection legislation to not hinder...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Digital Technology: EU Action (4 March 2015)

Ed Vaizey: ...terms across borders. The Government will be engaging with the European Commission and stakeholders to promote targeted changes based on the best available evidence. We must ensure we have a copyright framework that supports economic growth, protects our creators, rewards creativity and responds to consumer needs.

Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Topical Questions (12 February 2015)

John Whittingdale: ...Friend the Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy gave a moment ago, can he confirm that the Government’s position remains as set out in the response to the consultation on the review of EU copyright law—that any changes should be based on hard evidence? Perhaps I might ask him a second time to be a little clearer—just so that we can be absolutely certain that...

Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Public Service Broadcasting (11 February 2015)

Ed Vaizey: ...competing interests – particularly those of broadcasters, platforms, and of viewers - must be balanced. Government is going to consult on whether the time is right to remove section 73 of the Copyright, Design and Patents act, and whether this allows PSBs to invest more in high-quality content. But rather than doing so in isolation, we will be looking at this in the wider context,...

Written Answers — The Lord Chairman of Committees: Parliamentary Digital Service (11 February 2015)

Lord Sewel: ...made available. Use of Parliamentary material is governed by the terms of the Open Parliament Licence (further details can be found on the Parliamentary website: www.parliament.uk/site-information/copyright/open-parliament -licence). The Open Parliament Licence is designed to allow Parliamentary material to be used freely and flexibly, consistent with the way public sector information is...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Ordnance Survey (10 February 2015) See 1 other result from this answer

Chi Onwurah: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what estimate he has made of the value of the intellectual copyright held by Ordnance Survey.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Art Works: Copyright (9 February 2015)

The Earl of Clancarty: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the recent action against the artist Luc Tuymans, what is the current law in the United Kingdom regarding the copying or reproduction by fine artists of work by other artists, including fine artists and photographers and other image-makers through media such as drawing, painting or the use of collage.

Deregulation Bill — Report (2nd Day) (Continued) (5 February 2015) See 4 other results from this debate

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara: ...asserting without much evidence need to be tested by proper evidence-gathering and a proper report. Like other noble Lords, I think that the way forward is to do something with Section 73 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act. There is some obvious logic in having the primary legislation already banked in order that it can be implemented when the time comes, but the right process would...

Written Ministerial Statements — Justice: Advisory Panel on Public Sector Information (3 February 2015)

Simon Hughes: ...of APPSI for their valuable work in advising Government on public sector information and its reuse. APPSI played a key role in contributing to the Government’s approach to public sector information, reuse and Crown copyright. I particularly note the early development of a concept of a national information framework, reflected in the Government’s national information...

Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Satellite Broadcasting (3 February 2015)

Lord Gardiner of Kimble: ...competing interests – particularly those of broadcasters, platforms, and of viewers - must be balanced. Government is going to consult on whether the time is right to remove section 73 of the Copyright, Design and Patents Act, and whether this allows PSBs to invest more in high-quality content. But rather than doing so in isolation, we will be looking at this in the wider context,...

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