Intellectual Property:

Post-Brexit trade deals offer 'no guarantee' for copyright

Human Rights and Encryption


Traditional Knowledge (South Africa):

SA Parliament invites comments on Protection, Promotion, Development and Management of IKS Bill (South Africa) (1 December 2016)  - Closing date  for submissions - 15 December 2016 - see:

Looming Traditional Knowledge Bill (South Africa)


Access for Persons with Disabilities:

European Commission (Almost) Does the Right Thing on Marrakesh

How Can African Countries Benefit from the Marrakesh Treaty?