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Strategic Advisory Board for Intellectual Property Policy

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IP enforcement in the UK and beyond: a literature review

Recent reviews and policy discussions of the various IP systems have consistently lamented the lack of hard data on the extent of the problem of infringement , what it costs and whom it affects, how firms respond, and how successful existing systems for IP enforcement...

Copycats? Digital consumers in the on-line age

Huge economic losses are being sustained due to large-scale unauthorised downloading, generated by widespread confusion about copyright law in the online world. This UK report examines online consumer behaviour in the UK and its potential impact on business and government policy. It is the first...