Day: August 10, 2011

UK moving ahead with graduated response after Hargreaves Review of IPUK moving ahead with graduated response after Hargreaves Review of IP



Last week, the UK government confirmed its intention to implement the graduated response process set out in the UK Digital Economy Act 2010 (DEA). Several documents released along with the response to Professor Hargreaves’ Review of Intellectual Property and Growth summarized the UK process and compared it with the graduated response processes enacted in France and New Zealand. See, Draft-Sharing-of-Costs statutory-instrument, Impact Assessment for the Sharing of Costs Statutory Instrument, and Digital Economy Act Appeals Process: Options for reducing costs.…

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2011-08-10Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2011-08-10