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The Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA) has called for NHS staff to inform them if any breaches of licensing are made. They are offering informers rewards of up to 100,000 for information. It comes after NHS Scotland and the Scottish Government decided to terminate their licence with CLA, which allowed freedom to photocopy and scan technical and medical journals and books. Mat Pfleger, UK sales and marketing director of the CLA, said: "The reason we are deploying a whistleblowing campaign reflects the approach the Scottish Government is taking. "We believe the advice it is issuing to NHS Scotland staff on what they can and cannot copy is incorrect. "And we believe it could potentially result in copyright infringement. " It is understood legal action is already being pursued on the matter. US Abuses Copyright and Extradition Law: UK Acquiesces. Subscribe to this blog About Author Glyn Moody's look at all levels of the enterprise open source stack.

US Abuses Copyright and Extradition Law: UK Acquiesces

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