Policy & Evidence

Changes to Schedule 1 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and the Duration of Copyright and Rights in Performances Regulations 1995

Type: Consultation
Author
UK Intellectual Property Office
Description
This consultation sought views on changes to the CDPA 1988 and the 1995 Duration Regulations, which granted protection to design works made before June 1957, and removed compulsory licensing of works where copyright has been revived.
Date
2016 July 21
Abstract
The abstract provided by the author(s) of this work is as follows: This technical consultation covers two sets of legislative changes. Schedule 1 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 will ensure copyright protection for design works made before 1 June 1957. The Duration of Copyright and Rights in Performances Regulations 1995 will be amended to remove compulsory licensing of works where copyright is revived. The consultation asks questions to ensure the proposed changes do only what is intended.
Publisher
UK Intellectual Property Office
Institution
UK Intellectual Property Office
Date of consultation (from-to)
2016 Jul 21 - 2016 Sep 15
Place of publication
Cardiff
Jurisdiction
United Kingdom, European Union
Language
ENG
Size
1.16 MB, 16 pp.
Copyright Information
In Copyright
Rights and Reuse
Open Government Licence
Cortex Citation:
UK Intellectual Property Office, “Changes to Schedule 1 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and the Duration of Copyright and Rights in Performances Regulations 1995,” Copyright Cortex, accessed December 17, 2018, https://copyrightcortex.org/policy-evidence/changes-to-schedule-1-of-the-copyright-designs-patents-act-1988-the-duration-of-copyright-rights-in-performances-regulations-1995.