Canada Copyright Law

Tories Quietly Slip Tougher Copyright Rule Into Budget

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada Business

The Harper government has introduced an extension of copyright terms as part of the federal budget, in a move that is likely a prelude to Canada signi...

Court Ruling In TekSavvy Piracy Case A ‘Bad Message For Privacy'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.19.2015 | Canada Business

A court ruling in a long-running Canadian piracy case could convince internet providers not to fight for their subscribers’ privacy, a noted digital...

Daniel Tencer

Is This Proof Canada Is About To Sell Out On Copyright Law?

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.13.2012 | Canada Business

A prominent consumers’ advocate says he’s worried Canada will sell out its new copyright law in favour of tough new restrictions on consumers as p...

Top Court Rules On Copyright Cases

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada has reined in the application of copyright fees levied on music, movies, video games and printed materials that C...

Canadians Speak Out Against Digital Locks. But Who's Listening?

Michael Geist | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada Business
Michael Geist

The second reading debate on new copyright legislation Bill C-11 will conclude today. Canadians have been speaking out on copyright reform in general and digital locks in particular for years with widely held views, but will the government listen with the bill now headed to committee for further hearings?

Tories To Reintroduce Controversial Copyright Bill

CP | Posted 11.28.2011 | Canada Business

The federal government still believes it has struck the right balance between the needs of consumers and creators, with the reintroductio...