Simkins advises PRS for Music in High Court victory against ITV

February 22, 2017

PRS for Music (PRSfM), which represents composers and publishers of music, has successfully defended an appeal by ITV to the High Court following a Copyright Tribunal decision in 2016. In 2014 ITV made a reference to the Copyright Tribunal for it to determine, amongst other things, the annual licence fee that ITV should pay to… Read more »

ALL OF OFCOM’S RULES TO APPLY TO THE BBC

February 20, 2017

Under a new BBC Royal Charter, Ofcom will become the BBC’s first external regulator in April 2017. Ofcom will be responsible for regulating the content standards of the BBC’s television, radio and on-demand programmes, competition and performance.