• Extended Copyright Term in Sound Recordings: UK Regulations Published
  • July 29, 2013 | Authors: Sarah Byrt; Daniel Gallagher
  • Law Firm: Mayer Brown International LLP - London Office
  • The UK Regulations that will implement the EU law extending copyright in sound recordings and performers’ rights from 50 to 70 years and harmonising the copyright term for co-authored works, have been laid before Parliament. They will come into force on 1 November 2013. We summarise the main points.