Archive for January, 2007

Scassa on Citizen Journalism and Privacy

Dal law prof Teresa Scassa points to the intersection between user-generated video and PIPEDA.

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January 31, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

CBC To Embrace Web 2.0

Tod Maffin reports on a memo circulated today and Ian Ketcheson responds with some suggestions.

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January 31, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Conservatives for Fair Use?

The Canadian Press reports that there is speculation that the latest round of Conservative attack ads may violate someone's copyright.  The ads, which show brief clips from a Liberal debate last year, apparently were filmed by a consortium of broadcasters who say that they did not provide the Conservatives with […]

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January 30, 2007 3 comments News

CMCC Speaks Out Again

On a day when Sony settled yet another legal proceeding against it over the rootkit fiasco, the Canadian Music Creators Coalition are making news.  The organization unveiled a new website and called attention to Canada's record setting year in digital sales last year, picking up on the fact that Canadian […]

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January 30, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Technical Difficulties

My apologies for problems associated with the site earlier today.  The heavy traffic that resulted from the Windows Vista article took the site offline for much of the morning.  Moreover, some of the recent comments may have been lost in the process, though we're working to restore as much as […]

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January 30, 2007 1 comment Must Reads