July 09, 2014 | Report
Data retention: policy briefing - PDF
Update Jul 14: Briefing based on proposed DRIP bill
April 10, 2014 | Correspondence
Letter sent to BT, Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media, asking for clarification of their data collection and retention policies after the Data Retention Directive is declared invalid
April 03, 2014 | Correspondence
Lord Younger sent ORG this letter in response to our recent campaign on copyright, parody and format shifting.
February 07, 2014 | Report
ORG's submission to the Intelligence and Security Committee's Privacy and Security Inquiry, February 2014. (PDF)
December 16, 2013 | Correspondence
The City of London Police IP Crime Unit has been taking action against sites alleged to be in breach of copyright law, including asking domain registrars to suspend sites' domains. Concerned about due process, we've asked to speak to them about their work.
December 04, 2013 | Correspondence
Lord Younger replies to our letter on parody saying we should expect all the proposed changes in the New Year.
November 28, 2013 | Correspondence
To: Keith Vaz MP, Chair of the Home Affairs Committee CC: All members of the Home Affairs Committee Home…
November 22, 2013 | Correspondence
Since the Hargreaves Review of intellectual property in 2011, the Government has consulted on and then promised a number of reforms to copyright. This includes new 'exceptions', including for parody and private copyright. We're still waiting for these to be put into the law so we wrote to the Minister, Lord Younger, urging him to get on with the changes.
November 08, 2013 | Report
In September Nominet announced a review into whether they should prevent some words or terms being registered. Currently they do not. Background to the review, including their correspondence with the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, is available from the Nominet website.
November 01, 2013 | Correspondence