Response to the consultation by the Department for Business Innovation and Skills regarding its proposals for implementing the revised EU Electronic Communications Framework
This is a collaborative submission from a group of academics based in the UK with expertise in information technology law and related areas. The preparation of this response has been funded by the Information Technology Think Tank, which is supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and led by the SCRIPT/AHRC Centre for Research in Intellectual Property and Technology, University of Edinburgh.
This response has been prepared by Ms Judith Rauhofer and Dr Christopher Marsden, University of Essex. Important contributions to preparing the response were also made by Dr Ian Brown, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford and Professor Burkhard Schafer, University of Edinburgh. In addition, this response is submitted by the following individuals: Dr Abbe Brown, SCRIPT, University of Edinburgh, and Professor Abdul Paliwala, University of Warwick