Trade Agreements: USA:Written question - HL922

Q
Asked on: 29 January 2020
Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: USA
Lords
To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with trade representatives from the government of the US in relation to intermediary liability.
A
Answered by: The Earl of Courtown
Answered on: 11 February 2020

This Government is committed to making the UK the safest place in the world to be online and the best place to start and grow a digital business. We will carefully consider any interaction between trade policy and online harms policy in future trade agreements.

The UK Government has engaged with US Trade Representative on a range of areas including digital trade. Inevitably there is speculation as to what each side will want to achieve in a future UK-US deal, but it is too soon to say exactly what would be covered.

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