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Montreal’s La Presse on the SAC Proposal

McGill's David Lametti points to a series of articles (1, 2, 3, 4) in Montreal's La Presse that focuses on the SAC proposal.  The response is lukewarm but it definitely does not close the door to alternative approaches to licensing file sharing.

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January 28, 2008 1 comment Must Reads

Big Day for Fair Copyright

Friday was a big day for fair copyright in Canada as the Canadian Library Association, the Canadian Music Creators Coalition, and CIPPIC all lent their voice to the call for fair copyright in Canada and for the need for broad consultation before introducing a new copyright bill. Update: The Globe […]

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December 21, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Big Day for Fair Copyright

Friday was a big day for fair copyright in Canada as the Canadian Library Association, the Canadian Music Creators Coalition, and CIPPIC all lent their voice to the call for fair copyright in Canada and for the need for broad consultation before introducing a new copyright bill.

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December 21, 2007 Comments are Disabled Stop CDMCA

Canadian Musicians Caution on Copyright

The Canadian Music Creators Coalition has issued a press release renewing its call for the Canadian government to reject anti-circumvention legislation and reforms that facilitate lawsuits against individuals.

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October 22, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Downloading and Demonoid

Yesterday's jury verdict in Minnesota is unsurprisingly generating an enormous amount of attention – a $220,000 damage award for sharing 24 songs will do that.  While Declan McCullagh and Ray Beckerman provide some good analysis about why and what next, it is worth noting that the Canadian context is very […]

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October 5, 2007 19 comments News