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Urgent: Defend a Balanced UK Approach to Copyright

ComputerWorldUK - Glyn Moody - Copyright consultations seem to be like buses: you wait for years, then several come at once. In the wake of the Hargreaves report, and the follow-up UK government consultation, we have another one, albeit rather different in emphasis.

It comes from the grand-sounding All Party Parliamentary Intellectual Property Group (APPIG). You might think this is yet another of those rather dull but worthy Parliamentary committees patiently trying to get to the bottom of things in some forgotten room deep inside Westminster. But upon closer inspection, we find the following background: