Copyright & A2K Issues - 18 July 2017 (Pt 1)

 

Cybercrime and Cybersafety Bill, South Africa, 2017

Deadline for Comments to Parliament - 28 July 2017

Bill is available at: http://www.justice.gov.za/legislation/bills/CyberCrimesBill2017.pdf

 

Intellectual Property:

Net Neutrality Won't Save Us if DRM is Baked Into the Web

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2017/07/net-neutrality-wont-save-us-if-drm-baked-web

Course Packs for Education Rules Legal In India

http://www.eifl.net/blogs/course-packs-education-ruled-legal-india

Joint statement by Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press and Taylor & Francis

http://fdslive.oup.com/asiaed/News%20Items%20and%20Images/Joint%20Public%20Statement.pdf

Article 13 of the proposed EU copyright reform/expansion

https://juliareda.eu/eu-copyright-reform/censorship-machines/

Canada: The Battle For Copyright Protection In The Digital Era

http://www.mondaq.com/canada/x/610524/Copyright/The+Battle+For+Copyright+Protection+In+The+Digital+Era

This Monkey Still Does Not Have The Copyrights To His Selfie

http://www.konbini.com/us/lifestyle/monkey-selfie-intellectual-property-court-battle/

Did you hear the one about a monkey suing a photographer for infringement?

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/07/did-you-hear-the-one-about-a-monkey-suing-a-photographer-for-infringement/

Global Internet Takedown Orders Come to Canada: Supreme Court Upholds International Removal of Google Search Results

http://bit.ly/2vwU065

Information Paywalls and Information Rights: The Link Between News Story and Research Article

http://www.slaw.ca/2017/07/06/information-paywalls-and-information-rights-the-link-between-news-story-and-research-article/

York University loses legal fight over copyright fees after federal court ruling

https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2017/07/12/york-university-loses-legal-fight-over-copyright-fees-after-federal-court-ruling.html

Copyright Office Proposes Modest Fixes to DMCA 1201, Leaves Fundamental Flaws Untouched

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2017/06/copyright-office-proposes-modest-fixes-dmca-1201-leaves-fundamental-flaws

Copyright Law Shouldn’t Pick Winners

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2017/06/copyright-law-shouldnt-pick-winners

Top Canadian Court Permits Worldwide Internet Censorship

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2017/06/top-canadian-court-permits-worldwide-internet-censorship

 

 

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