Hargreaves rejects Fair Use

At the start of the review, many in the industry had perceived the independent report as "hostile" because it had been launched on the premise that major technological groups such as Google would not establish themselves in the UK because the copyright regime did not allow for Fair Use - as it does in the US.

In the 122-page Review, which details ten major recommendations, the copyright expert said, "We concluded that importing Fair Use wholesale was unlikely to be ...

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