Copyright exceptions 2014

Amendments to the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act (1988) came into force in June and October 2014. The link to the Intellectual Property Office's basic guide to these, specifically for education and teaching, is here.

For the original legislative documents see table below:

Legislation                              

       Covers                                     

Specifically 

The Copyright and Rights in Performances (Research, Education, Libraries and Archives) Regulations 2014 Came into force 1st June 2014   Research, private study and text and data analysis for non-commercial research:s29A Copies for text and data analysis for non-commercial research 
  • Research and private study
  • Copies for text and data analysis for non-commercial research              
 
Education:s32  Illustration for instructions35  Recording by educational establishments of broadcastss36 Copying and use of extracts of works by educational   establishments                                 
  • Illustration for instruction
  • Recording by educational establishments of broadcasts
  • Copying and use of extracts of recordings by educational establishments
  

Libraries and archives: amendments to Part 1 of the Act:

  • s40B    Libraries and educational establishments etc: making works available through dedicated terminals
  • s41    Copying by librarians: supply of single copies to other libraries
  • s42    Copying by librarians etc: replacement copies of works
  • s42A    Copying by librarians: single copies of published works
  • s43    Copying by librarians or archivists: single copies of unpublished works
 
The Copyright and Rights in Performances (Disability) Regulations 2014  Came into force 1st June 2014
  • s31A    Disabled persons: copies of works for personal uses
  • 31B    Making and supply of accessible copies by authorised bodiess
  • 31BA    Making and supply of intermediate copies by authorised bodies
 
The Copyright (Public Administration) Regulations 2014  Came into force 1st June 2014    
The Copyright and Rights in Performances (Quotation and Parody) Regulations 2014  Came into force 1st Oct 2014  Quotation: amendments to section 30
  • Fair dealing
  • Sufficient acknowledgement
  • Available to the public 
The Copyright and Rights in Performances (Personal Copies for Private Use) Regulations 2014   Came into force 1st Oct 2014
  • 3.1  s28B Personal copies for private use
  • 3.2  s296ZEA  Remedy where restrictive measures prevent or restrict        personal copying
  • 3.3  s1B Personal copies of recordings for private use
 
     

 

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