The impact of AI on copyright law
Following public excitement around ‘ChatGPT’, aspiring barrister Jonathan Binns considers the impact of artificial intelligence on UK copyright law, and even asks the chatbot for its take
#SaveColin or #FreeCuthbert? The case of the caterpillar cakes
Southampton University law graduate Sammy Hacklett unpicks Thursday’s tasty IP claim brought by M&S against Aldi
What the non-fungible token craze means for IP law
Non-fungible tokens have become an unlikely innovator in the art world; Bristol University student William Holmes explains why IP law may have to respond
How Brunelleschi’s boat is shaping the future of AI
Bristol University student and future trainee William Holmes explains how the Italian Renaissance has informed modern IP law
Why Formula 1 and intellectual property don’t mix
County court advocate Ben Ramsey explains why F1 teams choose to protect their innovations with secrecy not patents
Music law: A barrier to creativity?
Swansea University law and media student Alice Wills explains why copyright law appears to be stifling artists’ creativity
What Mediaeval animal trials can teach us about AI and the law
Future magic circle trainee William Holmes unlocks the method in ‘Mediaeval madness’
Can copyright subsist in an artificial intelligence-generated work?
Clifford Chance senior associate Leigh Smith considers some of the intellectual property law issues arising from the increasing prevalence, and increasing capability, of AI software
The legal minefield that is private space travel
International space law is now more important than ever before
The possibility of the world’s first head transplant is a medical law nightmare
Questions posed by Mary Shelley centuries ago about what it means to be a person lie unanswered
The legal implications of printing out new body parts
Concerns aplenty as it’s revealed we’ll be able to 3D print new organs by 2023
Where’s the fair use?
Copyright law is struggling to keep pace with technology. Mayer Brown associate Jonathan Dack looks at what this means for vloggers as the #WTFU debate gathers pace