SA Copyright Amendment Bill

Copyright & A2K Issues - 20 November 2018

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Intellectual Property:

SA parliament's trade, industry committee adopts reports Copyright, Performers bills

https://bit.ly/2Qd9lXp

Tearing down myths around the South African Copyright Amendment Bill

https://www.ifla.org/node/91689

SANEF Celebrates the Inclusion of The “Fair Use” Principle in the SA Copyright Amendment Bill

Copyright & A2K Issues - 21 August 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:  Copyright Amendment Bill Draft No. 2, 2018 – Submissions

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues/SA_Copyright_Amendment_Bill_2018

Irony Alert: Disney (Yes, DISNEY!) Whines About 'Overzealous Copyright Holders'

https://bit.ly/2w299in

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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