Post Tagged with: "rcmp"

Winnipeg Man Faces 52 Copyright Charges

A Winnipeg man behind faces 52 charges under the Copyright Act after the RCMP seized more than 200,000 CDs and DVDs.

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March 5, 2009 1 comment Must Reads

RCMP Arrests Three For Pirated DVD Sales

The RMCP in Hamilton have arrested four men for violating the Copyright Act by selling pirated DVDs.

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January 29, 2009 5 comments Must Reads

RCMP Criticizes Canadian Copyright Law

Just as reports surface that five Canadian companies have paid over $175,000 in damages arising from copyright infringing software usage [additional coverage here and here], an RCMP corporal has reportedly told a U.S. legal audience that Canadian copyright law is weak, that the way the courts interpret the law is […]

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October 2, 2008 15 comments News

RCMP and Canadian Border Officials Seize Millions in Luxury Goods

The CBC reports that the RCMP and Canadian border officials have seized millions in luxury counterfeit goods, demonstrating yet again that Canadian law is not as powerless as critics suggest when it comes to dealing counterfeit issues.

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August 29, 2008 4 comments Must Reads

EyeWeekly on the CRIA AudioMaxxx Mess

EyeWeekly reviews last week's odd series of events involving CRIA's release and retraction about AudioMaxxx.

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March 13, 2008 Comments are Disabled Must Reads