This is Denise Nicholson's information service on Copyright & A2K issues.
SA Copyright Amendment Bill 2017
Invitation from Mr. Andre Hermans, Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, Parliament, to make submissions on specific clauses in the Bill.
WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright & Related Rights (SCCR) – 36th Session, Geneva 28 May to 1 June 2018
Draft Action Plans on Limitations and Exceptions through SCCR/39 (2nd meeting in 2019)
Who owns the copyright in scans of public domain works?
APC joins over 145 organisations to ask EU Council to stop a rushed EU copyright reform
Re-Create – Creators’ Coalition - resources
Copyright and Related Resources
Managing your Copyright for Authors
Understanding Rights Reversion- When, Why, & How to Regain Copyright and Make Your Book More Available
Musicians and other creators all need fair use and copyright exceptions in a digital world
South African Creators Form Re-Create ZA to Advocate for Balanced Copyright Reforms
Facebook privacy settings revamped after scandal
The Facebook Saga (Radio interview in South Africa)
Cabinet approves MoU between India and Canada on IPRs
Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:
The great global rankings debate
Toward Successful Implementation of the Open Access Policy
Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VNSU) Releases 2018-2020 Road Map to Open Access