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Frith Leaves CMPDA

Variety reports that Douglas Frith, the head of the CMPDA, will be leaving at the end of the month.  Wendy Noss takes over as the new director of the association.

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January 21, 2008 1 comment News

Variety on Canadian Heritage Conflicts

Variety has published an article on the Canadian Heritage Copyright Policy branch conflict issue (joining the Globe, which posted on the issue yesterday) that features two surprising comments.  First, Canadian Heritage is clearly no closer to providing "full and frank" disclosure about who knew what and when.  According to a […]

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September 27, 2007 3 comments News

The First Step

Over the past few months, I've often been asked why the movie industry would pursue anti-camcording legislation if the data was so inconsistent.  My response invariably focused on the notion that this was the thin edge of the wedge – an attempt to paint Canada as a piracy haven and […]

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May 31, 2007 7 comments News