Copyright, Data and AI – What are we trying to achieve anyway?

Document No: PUB 20Q/23 Posted: 24 April 2024

The past year has seen a whirlwind of debate, consultations, guidelines, roundtables, and listening sessions on copyright. It’s even been the topic of discussion in the pub – well among my IP friends at least: 2023, the year copyright became interesting. In the midst of this activity, it’s important that we don’t lose sight of what we want to achieve … which is what, exactly?

It is understandable that every industry is thinking about what impact AI will have on their business, as businesses consider what new roles may be required, and what operational changes could be made. There is clear excitement and interest about the potential new opportunities AI presents.