The Public Domain blog takes issue with a recent off-hand comment from Bloc MP Thierry St-Cyr, who suggested that there is no copyright in comments made during Question Period debate. The reality is the opposite – the government asserts crown copyright in the House of Commons official record, Hansard.
Archive for April, 2010
The Wire Report reports the Liberal Party is considering promoting a special legislative committee to address the forthcoming copyright reform bill.
Sara Bannerman has an interesting post on areas where Canadian content regulation could apply online.
The Dutch government has launched a new website that uses a public domain license as its default. The site will eventually replace all sites maintained by the government.