Category Archives: Blog Book

Research Blog Series: Oral Histories & Intellectual Property

For the Research Blog Series, Jose Bellido presents an oral history project collecting interviews with retired barristers, solicitors, civil servants, activists and academics, involved with intellectual property law. Project: Intellectual Property: Oral Histories Investigators: Jose Bellido (University of Kent) and … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Copyright History & Policy

Elena Cooper discusses her research in the area of Copyright History and Policy, for the Research Blog Series. Copyright, History and Policy evidences the diversity of research at CREATe. Led by Elena Cooper, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Human rights and the public interest

In the first post on the theme of Public Interest, Daithí Mac Síthigh presents research into freedom of expression and other human rights in the context of copyright, for our Research Blog Series. Project: Human rights and the public interest Investigators: Emily Laidlaw … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: IP Infrastructure project

Robin Williams reports on University of Edinburgh research into the emergence of infrastructures for managing and potentially trading IP for cultural products, for the Research Blog Series. Project: IP Infrastructure project Investigators: PIs were Gian Marco Campagnolo and Robin Williams, University of Edinburgh. The … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Living with(in) copyright law

How does the general public view copyright law? Lee Edwards presents research from the University of Leeds into this question, for the Research Blog Series. Project: Living with(in) copyright law: What is it, how does it work, how could it change? … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Exploring Unlawful File Sharing

Why do people pirate or stream media unlawfully? This question was investigated by Daniel Zizzo and Piers Fleming, and summarised for the Research Blog Series. Projects: Sharing, Streaming, Stealing or Socialising? and A field Experiment of Detriments of Unlawful file sharing … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: The music industry and blockchain technologies

Jeremy Silver presents research from his working paper on some technology issues at the heart of blockchain and possible opportunities for the music industry, for the Research Blog Series. Project: Blockchain or the Chaingang? Challenges, opportunities and hype: the music industry and … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Death and Digital Assets

For the Research Blog Series, Lilian Edwards writes on the research exploring how ownership and control of cultural assets produced by users on social media sites are regulated by copyright and contract law. Projects: User Generated Cultural Content (UGCC): Users as Creators, … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Intermediaries

Morten Hviid presents research on the impact of digitisation on the book, music and video games industries and the interaction between creators and new digital platforms, for the Research Blog Series.  Project: Intermediaries Investigators: Morten Hviid (UEA), Sofia Izquierdo Sanchez (University of … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: The Cultural Enterprise Office and its clients

Kicking off the theme of Intermediaries, Platforms and Users for the Research Blog Series, Philip Schlesinger sets out the research into the cultural business support intermediary. Project: Supporting creative business: Cultural Enterprise Office and its clients (A Creative Economy Knowledge Exchange … Continue reading

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