Day: October 30, 2012

Copyright Modernization Act soon to be law in CanadaCopyright Modernization Act soon to be law in Canada



The Privy Council has released a copy of notice dated October 25, 2012 (P.C. 2012-1392) setting out when the amendments to the Copyright Act will come into force. The information in the notice, which has been published by some law libraries, provides for the amendments to come into force in three stages.

  1. Most amendments will come into force when the notice is officially published in the Canada Gazette Part II which is expected to take place soon and perhaps as early as November 7, 2012.

Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2012-10-30Computer and Internet Law Updates for 2012-10-30