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by alanB
Sat Jun 26, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: Copyright Basics
Topic: BBC not being to eager to answer!
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: BBC not being to eager to answer!

Hi Andy, thanks very much indeed for taking the time to write such a detailed reply, it's much appreciated. Points such as reading aloud from a script being classified as a literary work and the resultant copyright issues hadn't occurred to me. However, I do still have a few aspects I'm struggling w...
by alanB
Fri Jun 25, 2021 4:23 pm
Forum: Copyright Basics
Topic: BBC not being to eager to answer!
Replies: 3
Views: 193

BBC not being to eager to answer!

I've contacted the BBC and they're not too happy to give me a clear answer so wondered if anyone could give me a definitive? As far as I can tell under current UK copyright legislation (Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988) a 'broadcast' falls out of copyright after fifty years. So am I correct i...