The Digital Economy Act 2010 had a controversial passage through Parliament. Here are my posts about it.


Labour sticks to its support for the Digital Economy Act

Harriet Harman, deputy leader the UK Labour Party, has explained her party’s programme for the British Internet. It’s not good. … Read the full post »


Ofcom publishes draft code for internet piracy

At the end of last week the regulator Ofcom published a draft of the code to be followed for taking action against online copyright infringement following the passage of the Digital Economy Act.
As Rory Cellan-Jones points out, some aspects of the draft code deal with concerns raised during the passage of the Act. In particular, … Read the full post »