Music industry warns Government against copyright law changes

Tom Pakinkis

Organisations representing a number of UK creators and businesses including music’s AIM, BPI, PRS for Music, PPL and UK Music have lobbied against impending changes to copyright law for wider copyright exceptions.

The opposition believe the changes would restrict British creators and copyright holders to license and earn revenue from their rights.

The groups argue that the broad scope of potential copyright exceptions, expected to be announced later this month by the Intellectual Property Office, will damage both economic and ...

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