Post Tagged with: "cdmca"

Copyright for Canadians

Given the Prentice sellout to the United States, it is entirely appropriate that one of the hubs for the fight against the Canadian DMCA will be Copyright for Canadians.  Created by Online Rights Canada, the site features information and the tools you need to have your voice heard.

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December 13, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Debunking the “Outdated” Copyright Act Myth

CopyrightWatch debunks claims that the Copyright Act is old and outdated, likely to be a regular theme from Canadian DMCA supporters today.  The posting notes that the legislation has been amended 41 times since 1921 (once every two years and two months).  The current Act (not including changes from the […]

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December 13, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

iTunes TV Shows Come To Canada

On the day when the government will claim that new copyright laws are needed for a digital marketplace, Apple provided yet another example of why the market is managing just fine without a DMCA.  Having sorted out the licensing issues, the company has launched a Canadian version of its television […]

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December 13, 2007 1 comment Must Reads

Canadian DMCA To Be Introduced Tomorrow Morning?

There are rumours in Ottawa this evening that Industry Minister Jim Prentice has decided to forge ahead with the Canadian DMCA with the bill to be introduced tomorrow morning.  There has obviously been a huge amount of coverage of this issue over the past 48 hours (Montreal Gazette, IT World, […]

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December 12, 2007 30 comments News

CBC on the Canadian DMCA Delay

Peter Nowak of CBC.ca reports on the "palpable anger" over the Canadian DMCA and plans for a protest in Toronto on December 18th.

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December 11, 2007 2 comments Must Reads