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The Power of Lobbying: How Hollywood Got a Canadian Movie Piracy Bill in Under Six Months

A video discussing how anti-camcording legislation got introduced in Canada.

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June 1, 2007 Comments are Disabled Video

DMCA Architect Acknowledges Need For A New Approach

A video from the McGill conference on music and copyright reform where I discuss the case against anti-circumvention legislation in Canada (at 54:30, external link).

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March 23, 2007 Comments are Disabled Video

CBC’s The Hour: iTunes in France

Video of segment on CBC’s The Hour to discuss the move by the French government to legislate interoperability for Apple iTunes. [link no longer works]

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April 4, 2006 Comments are Disabled Video

Copyright and the Internet: Is There a Canadian Way?

Professor Geist spoke this week at the University of Toronto's launch of a new Open Access/Open Source project. His talk traced the history of Canadian copyright law reform and highlights the dangers in the current set of government proposals. He calls attention to the potential for positive reform that would […]

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February 10, 2005 Comments are Disabled Video

Debating Music Downloading with CRIA

Professor Geist appeared on Report on Business Television on December 15th to debate with Graham Henderson, president of CRIA, the impact of music downloading on the industry. The discussion focused on the size of the losses and the scope of the private copying levy.  

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December 15, 2004 1 comment Video