Archive for August 18th, 2009

Tracking the Copyright Consultation Discussion Forum – Through August 17, 2009

I last posted an update on the copyright consultation discussion forum on August 4, 2009.  Discussion has slowed since, but the total number of comments for the first question on how copyright affects you is closing in on 1,000 responses.  Frances Munn provides a summary.

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August 18, 2009 11 comments News

How Canada’s New Copyright Law Will Affect You

Geof Glass of Vancouver Fair Copyright with an op-ed in the Georgia Straight on Canadian copyright reform.

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Katz on Copyright Collectives

University of Toronto law professor Ariel Katz posts about his latest paper on copyright collectives.

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August 18, 2009 2 comments Must Reads

Guardian’s Music Blog on Spotify

The Guardian's Music Blog takes a closer look at Spotify, which is popular with the public, promoted by groups like CRIA as examples of what Canada is missing, and yet pays virtually nothing to artists.

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CARTT Reports on New Canadian DTH Company

CARTT.ca reports on the creation of a new Canadian satellite company that plans to offer hundreds of HD channels.

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August 18, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads