This is Denise Nicholson's information service on Copyright & A2K issues.
South African Copyright Amendment Bill:
WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DAY 2019
World Intellectual Property Day
30 SA organisations send Open Letter to the SA President on the Copyright Amendment Bill
Unpacking the Copyright Amendment Bill (South Africa)
Getting the Right Measures: How Copyright Exceptions and Limitations are an Essential Ingredient for Successful Library Systems
European Parliament Approves New Copyright Rules for the Internet
South Africa Moves Forward With Creator Rights Agenda
Parliament applauds broad participation of stakeholders on Copyright Bill (South Africa)
Submission on Copyright Amendment Bill [B13b – 2017] - Global Expert Network on Copyright User Rights
South Africa: Copyright Amendment Bill - https://libguides.wits.ac.za/ld.php?content_id=45613747
Dates for debates in National Council of Provinces (NCoP) – 13 and 27 February and 6 and 27 March 2019.
Agreement reached on digital copyright rules (EU)
Keeping Up With International Approaches: South African Copyright Limitations And Exceptions For Educational Activities
Julia Reda-Led Panel Discussion Reveals – Publishers’ Right Faces High Resistance from Academic Circles
Reimagining the academic library: What to do next. Review article
Israel: Copyright Law (Amendment No. 5), 2019
Indian academics lead the world in publishing in fake journals – tarring the whole education sector
Compliments and everything of the best for 2019!
United States: The Enrichment Of The Public Domain
Public Domain Day: Copyrighted Works from 1923 Become Public Domain January 1st, 2019