Archive for February 12th, 2009

Canadian Labour Congress IP Resolution – An Update

Last week, I posted on a Canadian Labour Congress resolution on intellectual property that raised significant concerns for many groups.  The CLC advises that the resolution did not pass.  Instead, the executive council of the CLC, on the advice of the union introducing the motion, directed the President to set […]

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February 12, 2009 3 comments News

Lawful Access Back on the Legislative Agenda

Lawful access is back.  Two developments this month suggest that there may bi-partisan support for the always controversial attempt to establish new Internet surveillance powers for law enforcement.  First, the Globe and Mail reports today that new Public Safety Minister Peter Van Loan has indicated that lawful access legislation is […]

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February 12, 2009 12 comments News