Copyright and A2K Issues

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Copyright & A2K Issues - 26 July 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS P

 

Intellectual Property:

Resources on Fair Use around the World

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues/fairuse_fairdealing

The Myth Of IP Incentives For All Nations – Q&A With Carlos Correa

http://www.ip-watch.org/2018/06/20/myth-ip-incentives-nations-qa-carlos-correa

Copyright & A2K Issues - 24 July 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites, conference alerts, etc.  Archives are available at:

 

Intellectual Property:

South Africa’s Proposed Copyright Fair Use Right Should Be a Model for the World

http://infojustice.org/archives/40184

South Africa:  Copyright Amendment Bill Draft No. 2, 2018 – July Submissions

https://bit.ly/2NGa26u

ReCreate SA calls for creator rights in copyright reform now

https://bit.ly/2uRt3fF

Copyright & A2K issues -9 July 2018

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Intellectual Property:

European Parliament votes against EU copyright proposal that would threaten the open web

https://blog.wikimedia.org/2018/07/05/european-parliament-votes-against-copyright-proposal/

#SaveYourInternet

https://saveyourinternet.eu

 

Open Science:

Copyright & A2K Issues - 4 July 2018

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Intellectual Property:

Breaking Down the New EU Copyright Bill: Article 13

https://www.plagiarismtoday.com/2018/07/03/breaking-down-the-new-eu-copyright-bill-article-13/

Italy Wikipedia shuts down in protest at EU copyright law

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-44696302

Copyright & A2K Issues - 20 June 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites, conference alerts, etc.  Archives are available at:

 

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.  

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Copyright & A2K Issues - 19 June 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in devel

 

Intellectual Property:

South Africa: Graffiti: Does It Leave You With Unclean Hands?

https://bit.ly/2JPn6t7

South Africa: I Own The Copyright In My Tattoo Right?

https://bit.ly/2JZhfNM

South Africa: Caged Songbirds: The Ownership Of Copyright In Musical Works

Copyright & A2K Issues - 13 June 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites, conference alerts, etc.  The Archives can be found at:

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY:

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)

http://www.wipo.int/meetings/en/details.jsp?meeting_id=46436

Who owns the copyright in scans of public domain works?

Copyright & A2K Issues - 8 June 2018

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Intellectual Property:

APC joins over 145 organisations to ask EU Council to stop a rushed EU copyright reform

https://www.apc.org/en/pubs/apc-joins-over-145-organisations-ask-council-stop-rushed-eu-copyright-reform

Re-Create – Creators’ Coalition - resources

https://www.re-createza.org/documents/

Copyright & A2K Issues - 5 June 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites,

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY:

Copyright and Related Resources

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues

Managing your Copyright for Authors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnrs7CECFjM

Understanding Rights Reversion- When, Why, & How to Regain Copyright and Make Your Book More Available

Copyright & A2K Issues - 4 June 2018

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites, conference alerts

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY:

Musicians and other creators all need fair use and copyright exceptions in a digital world

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/musicians-other-creators-all-need-fair-use-copyright-world-nicholson/?published=t

South African Creators Form Re-Create ZA to Advocate for Balanced Copyright Reforms

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