Hargreaves Review of Intellectual Property: further information page

Terms of reference & written evidence

The inquiry was announced on 16 August 2011 and written evidence was invited for submissions of up to 3,000 words. The deadline for the submission of evidence was 5 September 2011.

Parliament TV

You can watch previous evidence sessions of the Committee via the Parliamentary webcast:

Oral Evidence

The following evidence sessions have been held for this inquiry:

Tuesday 13 September 2011

At 10.30am:

  • Professor Ian Hargreaves, author of Digital Opportunity: A review of Intellectual Property and Growth

Tuesday 18 October 2011

At 10.30am:

  • Rt Hon Professor Sir Robin Jacob, Sir Hugh Laddie Chair of Intellectual Property Law and Co-Director, Institute of Brand and Innovation Law, University College London

Tuesday 1 November 2011

At 10.30am:

  • Ben White, Head of Intellectual Property, British Library
  • Alexander Jackman, Senior Policy Advisor, Forum of Private Business
  • Chris Marcich, President and Managing Director, Motion Picture Association
  • Richard Mollet, Chief Executive Officer, Publishers Association
  • Paul Ellis, co-founder, Stop 43

At 11.30am:

  • Peter Wishart MP
  • John McVay, member of the Creative Coalition Campaign (also the Chief Executive of Pact (Producers Alliance for Cinema and Television)
  • Jim Killock, Executive Director, Open Rights Group
  • Robert Ashcroft, Chief Executive Officer, PRS for Music

Tuesday 15 November 2011

At 10.00am:

  • Baroness Wilcox, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Business, Innovation and Skills, Minister for Intellectual Property
  • John Alty, Chief Executive and Comptroller-General, Intellectual Property Office
  • Ed Quilty, Copyright and IP Enforcement Director, Intellectual Property Office
  • Adrian Brazier, Head, Digital Economy Act implementation and Creative Industries, Department of Culture, Media and Sport