Day: November 25, 2011

Copyright coming to the Supreme Court of CanadaCopyright coming to the Supreme Court of Canada



The copyright bar and the Supreme Court are gearing up for two big days of copyright appeals. The five appeals are being heard back to back on December 6 and 7, 2011.

Earlier today the Court circulated the draft schedule for the arguments. It lists all the parties, the interveners, the lawyers involved, and the order in which the cases are going to be heard. It is going to be a very interesting two days for copyright in Canada.

The Court has published case summaries.

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2011-11-25Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2011-11-25



  • CBC must hand over files to information watchdog http://t.co/qXOhIamC #
  • Muddy Waters hacked day after it targets new Chinese company http://t.co/q4aRirAR #
  • AT&T warns of ‘systemic’ hack attempt http://t.co/qIOBC9zd #
  • Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2011-11-24 http://t.co/6586OPyC #
  • Supreme Court denies leave to appeal in privacy case, Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta v. Leon's Furniture Limited… #
  • Link to ECJ case on ISP filtering for infringing copyright content http://t.co/U70Tjgiy #
  • Will copyright owners see red over the ECJ Decision on ISP filtering?