This is Denise Nicholson's information service on Copyright & A2K issues.
South Africa’s copyright bill is good for digital archives. Here’s why
Climate Change and IP
Internet Censorship Bill (South Africa):
South Africa: "Internet Censorship Bill" Signed Into Law
Frequently Asked Questions about the SA Copyright Amendment Bill (updated 20.10.2019)
Counsel Opinion on South African Copyright Amendment Bill and the Constitution
The Right to Read (South Africa)
Copyright flexibility opens the door to decisive AI advantages (South Africa)
New Copyright Law Will Benefit South Africans with Disabilities
‘Fair use’ in new Copyright Bill benefits everyone
Does The South African Copyright Bill Promote Plagiarism?
Are Fair Use Provisions in the SA Copyright Amendment Bill Far Broader than in the US?
South Africa is caught in the global hype of the fourth industrial revolution
Does the South African Copyright Bill Promote Plagiarism?
Decolonising SA’s Copyright Law
SA Copyright Amendment Bill - Resources on the CAB debate: all the links you need! (with comments at end)
Resources on the Bill, Fair Use, etc.
South African Copyright Legislation Under the Spotlight
Protection, Promotion, Development and Management of Indigenous Knowledge Act, No. 6 of 2019 (South Africa)
The New Draft Copyright Bill Could Help Unlock the Doors of Learning and Culture (South Africa)
Proposed Legislation Will Benefit Musicians Significantly – Deputy Minister Gina
Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:
SpringerOpen pricing trends 2018 – 2019
Top University Of California Scientists Tell Elsevier They'll No Longer Work On Elsevier Journals