Archive for October, 2010

Computer and Internet Law Weekly Updates for 2010-10-31

October 31st, 2010

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2010-10-31

October 31st, 2010

Bill C-32’s impacts on the IT community

October 30th, 2010

Here are the slides from my speech to the 14th Annual IT.Can Conference October 28-29, 2010 in Montreal on the topic  Bill C-32 – Impacts on the IT Community.

Sookman ITCAN October 2010 Slides

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2010-10-29

October 29th, 2010

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2010-10-28

October 28th, 2010

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2010-10-27

October 27th, 2010

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2010-10-26

October 26th, 2010

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2010-10-25

October 25th, 2010

Turning up the rhetoric on C-32’s TPM provisions

October 25th, 2010

As Bill C-32 approaches second reading in the House of Commons, critics of legal protection for technological measures (TPMs) are dialing up their attacks on C-32’s anti-circumvention provisions. Regrettably, many of the criticisms are based on an incorrect understanding of the Bill.

A case in point is a blog posting by Prof. Geist in which he reported on comments made by NDP MP Charlie Angus in the House of Commons on TPMs Angus Files Petition, Comments on C-32 & Digital Locks.  Prof. Geist’s posting is reproduced below:

This week NDP MP Charlie Angus used debate on the anti-spam bill to sound off on copyright reform and Bill C-32:

Computer and Internet Law Weekly Updates for 2010-10-24

October 24th, 2010