More on a National Digital Library

Professor Geist spoke with Jon Gordon of Future Tense, a daily radio show heard throughout the United States about the prospect for a national digital library for Canada. The conversation focused on the benefits and legal challenges.

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January 13, 2005 Comments are Disabled Audio

As It Happens – Successful Spam Complaint

As It Happens – Successful Spam Complaint, Professor Geist discusses his successful PIPEDA complaint against the Ottawa Renegades. The complaint was the first to address the issue of unsolicited commercial email and PIPEDA.

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December 7, 2004 Comments are Disabled Audio

Radio Canada International Looks at the Music Industry

Radio Canada International's Business Sense features a 30 minute special on the music industry in Canada. Professor Geist comments on the impact of file sharing on Canadian artists, highlighting why peer-to-peer is only marginally responsible for the recent decline in record sales. (Streaming version) (Download version).

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November 25, 2004 Comments are Disabled Audio

Unhappy Gilmore: The Internet’s Six Layers of Liability

Torys Technology Law Tuesday Speaker Series, University of Ottawa, Common Law Section, Ottawa, ON link

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February 10, 2004 Comments are Disabled Audio

Police Using the Web to Track Crime Suspects

Professor Geist appeared on CBC News discussing a new police website being used to help authorities track down criminal suspects. see: CBC Interview also see: Canadian Privacy Law Review Information

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November 27, 2003 Comments are Disabled Audio