Copyright & A2K Issues - 4 October 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites, conference alerts, etc.  Archives are available at: http://www.africanlii.org/content/copyright-a2k-information.  If you would like to subscribe to, or unsubscribe from, this newsletter, please do so at: http://lists.wits.ac.za/mailman/listinfo/copyrightanda2kinfo   or email Denise.Nicholson@wits.ac.za only (N.B. PLEASE DO NOT SEND TO WHOLE MAILING LIST)  

 

Intellectual Property:

5th Global Congress On IP And The Public Interest: Successes, Strategies Highlighted

http://www.ip-watch.org/2018/10/03/5th-global-congress-ip-public-interest-successes-strategies-highlighted/

The UK Government’s Guidance on Effects of a “No Deal” Brexit on Copyright

https://bit.ly/2DY2mfZ

Music industry aspirants’ attitudes to intellectual property in the digital age

https://bit.ly/2RnMAOd

‘Fair use’ through fundamental rights: when freedom of artistic expression allows creative appropriations and opens up statutory copyright limitations

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3256899

 

Marrakesh Treaty:

EU Joins WIPO Marrakesh Treaty For Visually Impaired, Boosts Available Books

https://bit.ly/2xXxFlT

 

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Towards a Decentralized Process for Scientific Publication and Peer Review using Blockchain and IPFS

http://atenor.io/publications/hicssDecentralizedScience.pdf

The expansion of open access is being driven by commercialisation, where private benefit is adopting the mantle of public value

https://bit.ly/2zL8qUX

Everything he does, he does it for us. Why Bryan Adams is on to something important about copyright

https://bit.ly/2Qo2EOK

American Chemical Society (ACS) and Elsevier File Copyright Infringement Lawsuit in U.S. vs. ResearchGate

https://bit.ly/2Oz9Fz2

On the practical implementation of Plan S

https://www.martineve.com/2018/10/03/on-the-practical-implementation-of-plan-s/

The use and perceptions of open Access resources by legal academics at the University of Cape Town (UCT) in South Africa

https://ojs.law.cornell.edu/index.php/joal/article/view/78

The Rent’s too High: Self-Archive for Fair Online Publication Costs

file:///C:/Users/00658018/Downloads/Thibaultetal_OA2018.pdf

IFLA Journal (October 2018)

https://www.ifla.org/node/81954

Academic freedom and responsibility: why Plan S is not unethical

http://occamstypewriter.org/scurry/2018/10/01/academic-freedom-and-responsibility-why-plan-s-is-not-unethical/

OASPA Offers Support on the Implementation of Plan S

https://oaspa.org/oaspa-offers-support-on-the-implementation-of-plan-s/

The ambassadors for open access standards in the global South

https://www.scidev.net/global/feature/the-ambassadors-for-open-access-standards-in-the-global-south.html

Theories of Open Access

https://ojs.law.cornell.edu/index.php/joal/article/view/75

 

Open Science/Open Data:

Keynote address for Open Science at LIBER

https://libereurope.eu/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018.07.04-ANGLAIS-Discours-Science-Ouverte-%C3%A0-LIBER-VALIDE-Final.pdf

ESOF 2018 - Opening Up Open Science: Innovations, Ideas and Possibilities

https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=TYpFNRIEZWo

Google and research data

https://elephantinthelab.org/google-and-research-data/

Industry and academia wrangle over open research data and publishing

https://sciencebusiness.net/news/industry-and-academia-wrangle-over-open-research-data-and-publishing

 

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