Copyright Exceptions: The Digital Impact (Cambridge by Robert Burrell,Allison Coleman

By Robert Burrell,Allison Coleman

This publication was once first released in 2005. Copyright 'exceptions' or 'users' rights' became a hugely debatable point of copyright legislations. so much lately, Member States of the ecu Union were compelled to amend their structures of exceptions with a view to agree to the knowledge Society Directive. Taking the newly amended united kingdom laws as a case examine, this ebook examines why copyright exceptions are worthwhile and the forces that experience formed the current legislative regime within the united kingdom. It seeks to additional our knowing of the exceptions via combining specific doctrinal research with insights received from more than a few different resources. The primary argument of the booklet is that the UK's present method of 'permitted acts' is far too restrictive and as a result is in pressing want of reform, yet that sarcastically the data Society Directive issues the best way in the direction of a way more passable approach.

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