Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Fair Use/Fair Dealing Handbook

See Jonathan Band’s post on infojustice.org, reproduced below: More than 40 countries with over one-third of the world’s population have fair use or fair dealing provisions in their copyright laws. These countries are in all regions of the world and … Continue reading

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Copyright in Artistic Designs

Last week (Monday 11 March), Clause 65 of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill reached report stage, a chance for further scrutiny, in the House of Lords. The Government’s proposes to repeal section 52 of the Copyright Designs and Patents … Continue reading

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UKIPO publishes next in series of CREATe Working Papers – ‘Copyright and the Economic Effects of Parody’

CREATe Director, Prof. Martin Kretschmer, has co-published a report for the UKIPO titled ‘Copyright and the Economic Effects of Parody: An empirical study of music videos on the YouTube platform, and an assessment of regulatory options’. This is the next … Continue reading

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New Opportunities to Work or Study at CREATe

CREATe partner organisations have a number of job, scholarship and taught courses opportunities available commencing throughout 2013. As advertised in The Economist in March 2013, more details and information on how to apply can be found here. A summary of the available … Continue reading

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CREATe PhD Scholarship Available at the University of Edinburgh

Applications are invited for a 3 year PhD studentship, funded by the University of Edinburgh and explicitly linked to a project within CREATe’s current research programme. The CREATe project ‘Creators’ Organizations’ to which this studentship is attached is based in the School … Continue reading

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Four CREATe PhD Scholarships Available at the University of Nottingham

Four PhD studentships are available at the University of Nottingham in the fields of Open Academic Publishingand Computer Science and at the Horizon Doctoral Training Centre. Continue reading

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Five CREATe PhD Scholarships Available at the University of Glasgow

Applications are invited for five PhD Scholarships being offered by CREATe at the University of Glasgow. Two of these Scholarships are open to candidates with research initiatives that complement the research activity, aims and objectives of CREATe. The remaining three Scholarships are explicitly linked to existing projects within CREATe’s current research programme. Continue reading

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Senior Lecturer in Intellectual Property Law, University of Glasgow

This is an exciting position in the School of Law at the University of Glasgow. The successful candidate will undertake research of international excellence in line with the School, College and University research strategy; making a substantial contribution to teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level; and undertaking School, College and, where appropriate, University administrative responsibilities. Continue reading

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CREATe Research Assistant, University of Edinburgh

Applications are invited for a part-time Research Assistant to contribute to a two year project on copyright and individual creators as part of CREATe, based at the University of Edinburgh. Continue reading

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Research Associate/Fellow in Cultural Economics

An exciting three-year long opportunity as a CREATe Research Associate or Research Fellow that, upon successful completion, is expected to subsequently convert into a permanent lectureship within the University of Glasgow’s Centre for Cultural Policy Research (CCPR), which is located in the School of Culture and Creative Arts in the College of Arts, University of Glasgow. Continue reading

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