Day: December 1, 2016

Senate report on Copyright Board: A RATIONALE FOR URGENT REVIEWSenate report on Copyright Board: A RATIONALE FOR URGENT REVIEW



The Report of the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce which examined the operations of the Copyright Board is now available. I reported on the hearing in a prior post. The recommendations are clear: a thorough in depth examination is needed because the Board is in need of reform.

The Copyright Board of Canada plays a pivotal role in Canada’s cultural sector. Yet, from what the committee heard, the Board is dated, dysfunctional and in dire need of reform.

Computer and Internet Updates for 2016-11-30Computer and Internet Updates for 2016-11-30