Insights | Content Distribution and Transmission

Government updates its “Guidance on Changes to copyright law in the event of no Brexit deal” to advise that as of exit day the use of decoder devices to enable free access to programmes otherwise available via a legitimate UK broadcaster will be a criminal offence

The Guidance explains how satellite broadcasters restrict their broadcasts on a territorial and paid-for basis by encrypting their transmissions, meaning that to access a broadcast, consumers purchase or lease set-top… Read More