The Copyright Licensing Agency launches its annual essay writing competition for 16-19-year-old students in the UK. Students are invited to submit answers to the question: ‘Copyright only protects big companies. Discuss’. A panel of expert judges will decide which three essays win a cash prize.
Copyright Licensing Agency relaxes copyright licence terms to support educators through current lockdown closures.
UK schools, sixth form and further education colleges given more flexible access and can copy increased amount of book content.
CLA has extended its royalty-free licence with United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI) to allow the continued copyright-compliant storage and reuse of relevant research output for Research Excellence Framework 2021 purposes, following a revision to the timetable due to COVID-19.
In April we announced temporary support for higher education institutions by extending some key terms of the higher education licence. These temporary terms ended on 30 June and we have since received requests for these terms to be extended until the end of the year.