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JISC Legal supports institutions creating and sustaining research collaborations and discovering, analysing, processing, publishing, storing and sharing research data and information. Relevant guidance can be found below.

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Latest News

Summary of the Potential Impact for FE and HE of the Hargreaves Review (14 April 2014)
This summary examines the potential impact for FE and HE of the Hargreaves Review of Intellectual Property and Growth, May 2011 and summarises the current progress with regards to implementation.

Trade Secrets and Confidential Business Information

A proposed new directive is intended to ensure that confidential information is adequately protected EU wide.

Draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Research, Education, Libraries and Archives) Regulations 2014
Draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Research, Education, Libraries and Archives) Regulations 2014, part of the suite of legislation to implement the Hargreaves review, will come into force on 1 June 2014 if approved by Parliament.

Latest Events
ASLIB - Digital Copyright (13 May 2014, London)

This course provides focussed training on issues relating to digital copyright.

Westminster HE Forum - MOOCs and Technology-Enhanced Learning in HE (21 October 2014, London)

Delegates will discuss the future for MOOCs and the increased use of technology-enhanced learning more widely in HE.

Westminster Media Forum - Next Steps for Copyright Policy (19 June 2014, London)

This seminar will be a timely opportunity for delegates to discuss latest policy developments and emerging challenges facing the UK's copyright framework.