Changes to copyright law in the event of no deal

This guidance sets out the changes we are making to UK copyright law if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.



It explains the impact of these changes on businesses, right holders, and consumers.

Areas of copyright law that are changing include:

  • cross-border portability of online content services;

  • sui generis database rights; and

  • the orphan works copyright exception.

Published 26 October 2018