Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet.
There must be a way to make sure that the authorship of works remains with the creator. It does not mean that a client does not have rights to use commissioned works as they would want to, but at least the originator remains the ‘owner’ of the idea.
See Charlotte Fiell’s (Laurence King) article in Dezeen where she argues that new legislation going through Parliament will destroy design publishing.
“It will have a highly detrimental effect on not only illustrated publishing in this country, a culturally important export business, but also the teaching of design and ultimately the UK’s creative industries as a whole,” Fiell wrote in the letter.
© Dezeen Magazine, 2016