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Postmedia on Access Copyright Tariff Proposal

Postmedia covers the mounting concern over the Access Copyright tariff proposal with a story on how the tariff could stifle Internet users and researchers.

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August 24, 2010 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Access Copyright’s 1300% Tariff Increase – Deadline to Object is August 11, 2010

Howard Knopf has a must-read post on the Access Copyright proposed tariff that would increase costs by 1300% over the current rate.  The proposal is for $45 per university student, which would potential cost universities (and taxpayers) millions of dollars.  The cost for college students is $35 per student.  While […]

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August 9, 2010 68 comments News

Internet Tariffs for Schools Spreads to Australia

It appears that Canada's Access Copyright is not alone in seeking new license fees from schools for use of the Internet.  AC's Australian counterpart, the Copyright Agency, is seeking compensation for teachers instructing students to browse the Internet.  While it may sound like it, this story does not come from […]

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February 28, 2006 Comments are Disabled News