Archive for June 14th, 2008

The Press is Not Impressed With Copyright Bill

Sudbury Star and St. Catharines Standard warn that legislation will "make Canada a nation of criminals."  The Brantford Examiner notes that "groups are moving swiftly (and in most cases, behind closed doors) to bring laws very similar to the DMCA's to Canada." Positive Toronto Star editorial is greeted with an […]

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June 14, 2008 4 comments Must Reads

CBC’s Search Engine Crowdsources Copyright Questions

CBC's Search Engine, which last year crowdsourced questions for Industry Minister Jim Prentice, is asking Canadians for practical questions about the consequences of Bill C-61.

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June 14, 2008 4 comments Must Reads

“Made in Canada Copyright”

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Industry Colin Carrie repeats the line again and again during Question Period.

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June 14, 2008 2 comments Must Reads