Archive for December 20th, 2007

Strombo and Trotsky

The media reverberations from the copyright delay continue with some very significant mainstream media coverage.  CBC's The National covered the story on Tuesday (video on the Facebook group and YouTube but I haven't seen a more accessible version), I appeared on CBC's The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos last night, and […]

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December 20, 2007 57 comments News

Strombo and Trotsky

The media reverberations from the copyright delay continue with some very significant mainstream media coverage.  CBC's The National covered the story on Tuesday (video on the Facebook group and YouTube but I haven't seen a more accessible version), I appeared on CBC's The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos last night, and […]

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December 20, 2007 Comments are Disabled Stop CDMCA

Growing Calls for a Copyright Commission

In recent days, there have been mounting calls for the creation of copyright inquiry or Royal Commission to sort out the copyright file.  Christopher Moore, John Degen, Howard Knopf, Julianna Yau, and Russell McOrmond have all joined the call (to varying degrees), while Yau has established a Facebook group to […]

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December 20, 2007 5 comments News

Growing Calls for a Copyright Commission

In recent days, there have been mounting calls for the creation of copyright inquiry or Royal Commission to sort out the copyright file.  Christopher Moore, John Degen, Howard Knopf, Julianna Yau, and Russell McOrmond have all joined the call (to varying degrees), while Yau has established a Facebook group to […]

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December 20, 2007 Comments are Disabled Stop CDMCA

RCMP Targets Counterfeit DVD Distribution Network

The RCMP has raided a counterfeiting DVD distribution network in Montreal with Criminal Code and Copyright Act charges to follow.  These actions are to be applauded and provide more evidence that the current law is not the chief barrier to anti-counterfeiting enforcement.

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December 20, 2007 1 comment Must Reads