Cameron appoints ex-music industry executive as IP adviser
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has appointed a former music industry executive as his adviser on intellectual property, in a move that could signal a tougher approach to internet piracy
Cameron has selected Mike Weatherley
(right), a Conservative Party MP, for the unpaid role, where he
will focus on enforcement issues relating to the creative
Before he joined Parliament in 2010, Weatherley was
vice-president (Europe) for the Motion Picture Licensing
Company. He previously worked for Pete Waterman, who famously
helped propel the careers of a long list of singers...
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