Press release

PM appoints Mike Weatherley MP as intellectual property adviser

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Mike Weatherley MP is appointed as the Prime Minister's adviser on intellectual property.

The Prime Minister has appointed Mike Weatherley MP as his adviser on intellectual property, with a focus on intellectual property enforcement issues relating to the creative industries.

Mike Weatherley has focused on intellectual property and copyright issues as an MP and has experience of working in the music industry.

He will report to the Prime Minister and relevant ministers.

The role is unpaid.