Monthly Archives: January 2017

The Rise of Web Blocking Orders in the UK: Empirical Evidence Perspectives

Professor Lilian Edwards, CREATe Deputy Director, University of Strathclyde will be providing a seminar at City University of London on Friday, February 3rd. Abstract: The digital copyright and piracy wars, which began with Napster and continue today into the age … Continue reading

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Reform gone wrong: an Opinion by the European Copyright Society

The European Copyright Society has published a consolidated Opinion on the EU Copyright Reform Package, currently making its way through the Committees of the European Parliament. The Opinion welcomes the broad policy objectives of the proposals but severely criticises the … Continue reading

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Copyright Auctions and The Asset Value of a Copyright Work

Professor Ruth Towse (Centre for Intellectual Property Policy & Management, Bournemouth University, and CREATe Fellow in Cultural Economics) has just published a new paper in the Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues.¬†[read on SSRN] Ruth writes: As part of … Continue reading

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Summary of CREATe Public Lecture: Creative Commons UK launch

On Wednesday the 26th of October at the Humanities Lecture Theatre of the University of Glasgow, Gwen Franck and Timothy Vollmer, respectively Manager of Public Policy and European Regional Coordinator of Creative Commons, delivered a public lecture on the spirit … Continue reading

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OpenMinTeD webinar – video and slides now available

OpenMinTeD¬†(Open Mining Infrastructure for Text and Data) is a H2020 project that aims to make it easier for researchers to integrate the use of mined data into their daily workflows. The project will develop a registry of TDM services and … Continue reading

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