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Industry Canada Launches Spectrum Auction Consultation

Industry Canada has published its consultation on the 700 MHz spectrum auction.  The consultation includes questions about open access requirements.  The deadline for responses is February 28, 2011.

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December 1, 2010 Comments are Disabled News

Industry Canada on US IP Watch List

An Industry Canada spokesperson on the validity of the USTR Special 301 list: “Canada does not recognize the validity of the Special 301 process, which relies on industry allegations rather than empirical evidence and analysis.” Note that the article says I said that Canada did not need to pass anti-circumvention […]

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July 28, 2010 2 comments News

Industry Canada: Copyright Consultation a “Tremendous Success”

The Wire Report reports on the government's reaction to last summer's copyright consultation.  An Industry Canada spokesperson says: "given the unprecedented level of participation, and the many important views and opinions received, the copyright consultations are considered a tremendous success. As Industry Canada considers future consultation processes, we will draw […]

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April 26, 2010 2 comments News

Industry Canada To Launch Spectrum Auction Consultations

The Wire Report reports on Industry Canada's plans for spectrum auctions in the 700 and 2500 MHz bands

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March 26, 2010 Comments are Disabled News


The CBC reports that Industry Canada spent $1.4 million on the cell phone cost calculator that was scrapped due technical limitations/lobby pressure. I first covered the cancellation in a column last week.

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September 10, 2009 6 comments News