Archive for the ‘copyright reform’ Category

Bill is Born!

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

On June 12, 2008 the Ministers of Industry Canada and Canadian Heritage tabled Bill C-61 in Parliament. The Bill is expected to go to Second Reading at some point in the Fall at which stage will go to committee for review. You can find the Bill at: Since the Bill's debut, copyright has ...

Canadian copyright bill to arrive…finally?

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

There are rumours that a new copyright bill is imminent. Copyright issues are increasingly gaining public prominence and there are views of every stripe. See below for a distinct view by Barry Sookman, copyright expert and co-chair of the Technology Group at McCarthy Tétrault, on the copyright debate as we await the ...