Post Tagged with: "prentice"

The New Copyright MPs

While copyright reform is unlikely to emerge as a top legislative priority in the current economic environment, there is little doubt that the Conservative minority government will return to the issue (whether Jim Prentice leads that charge as Industry Minister or shifts to Foreign Affairs is a separate matter).  With […]

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October 15, 2008 12 comments News

Conservatives Promise to Re-Introduce Canadian DMCA

The Conservative Party has released its platform and it devotes a half-page to copyright that leaves little doubt that it plans to bring back Bill C-61 and continue to support ACTA.  According to the platform: A re-elected Conservative Government led by Stephen Harper will reintroduce federal copyright legislation that strikes […]

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October 7, 2008 42 comments News

Fair Copyright for Canada Vancouver Chapter Holds C-61 Funeral

The Vancouver Province reports on mock-funeral for C-61 staged by the Fair Copyright for Canada, Vancouver chapter over the weekend.

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October 6, 2008 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Copyright Issue Draws Local Interest

A growing number of reports (here and here) indicate that copyright is being regularly raised in local debates.

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October 2, 2008 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Kempton Lam on the Copyfight

Kempton Lam posts about the growth of fair copyright in Calgary ahead of tonight's debate in Calgary Centre-North.

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September 29, 2008 Comments are Disabled Must Reads