Archive for January 7th, 2010

Angus Calls on Clement to Require Net Neutrality Checks

SaveOurNet.ca points to a letter written by NDP MP Charlie Angus to Industry Minister Tony Clement late last year on net neutrality.  The money paragraph focuses on the enforcement side of the CRTC's Internet traffic management guidelines: I urge you to do what is in your power to curtail ISP's […]

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January 7, 2010 4 comments News

Dozens of Amendments Proposed To UK Digital Economy Bill

PaidContent reports that there have been 74 amendments proposed to the UK Digital Economy bill.  These include requiring rights holders to "set out the value of the infringement", “appropriately balances the interest of rights holders and the interests of the public in due process, privacy, freedom of expression and other […]

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January 7, 2010 1 comment Must Reads

“Slightly Divided We Stand”: The EU Ratification of the WIPO Treaties

The At last … the 1709 Copyright Blog points to the details of the EU ratification of the WIPO Internet treaties and the fact that a number of countries opted out of elements of those treaties by way of declaration.

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January 7, 2010 1 comment Must Reads