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Dr Andres Guadamuz

Senior Lecturer in Intellectual Property Law, University of Sussex

Dr Andres Guadamuz is a Senior Lecturer in Intellectual Property Law at the University of Sussex. He is an international consultant for the World Intellectual Property Organization, and has been involved with Creative Commons in various roles since 2005. His main research areas are open licensing, software protection, digital copyright, and complexity in networks. Andres has published two books, the most recent is "Networks, Complexity and Internet Regulation" with the British publisher Edward Elgar.

Is the UK Government About to Ban WhatsApp?

I have been baffled by the headlines assuring us that the end of Whatsapp is near. The problem is that as of today, there is no actual proposal from the government that says that encrypted tools and apps will be outlawed, banned, restricted, regulated, or subjected to licensing.
15/07/2015 09:48 BST