Business, Innovation and Skills
Mike Weatherley (Hove, Conservative)
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills whether the Intellectual Property Office has created a definition of fair dealing; and if it will provide such a definition in any legislative proposals to reform copyright exceptions.
Jo Swinson (East Dunbartonshire, Liberal Democrat)
The Intellectual Property Office has not created a definition of “fair dealing”, nor does it propose to do so. For an explanation of “fair dealing” I refer the hon. Member to my reply of