Archive for September 3rd, 2009

The Edmonton and Quebec City Copyright Roundtables

The goverment has now posted the audio of the recent Edmonton and Quebec City roundtables.  Both roundtables featured a wide range of perspectives.  The chart below highlights the key positions of each speaker.  I will post a chart of all roundtable positions once the audio of the Toronto and Peterborough roundtables have been posted.

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The Edmonton and Quebec City Copyright Roundtables

The goverment has now posted the audio of the recent Edmonton and Quebec City roundtables.  Both roundtables featured a wide range of perspectives.  The chart below highlights the key positions of each speaker.  I will post a chart of all roundtable positions once the audio of the Toronto and Peterborough roundtables have been posted.

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Crowdsourcing a Copyright Submission on Crown Copyright

Visible Government has launched a crowdsourcing initiative to draft a copyright consultation submission on crown copyright.

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Copyright Reform and Consumer Rights

Jennifer Mercurio of the Entertainment Consumers Association features an op-ed in the Georgia Straight emphasizing the need to protect consumer interests as part of any copyright reform package.

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Pirate Party on the Copyright Balance

The Pirate Party of Canada's Jake Daynes has an op-ed in the Georgia Straight on the party's views on striking the copyright balance.

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