Copyright Bill Canada

Althia Raj

Copyright Bill Faces Fierce Opposition | Althia Raj | Posted 08.17.2012 | Canada Politics

UPDATE: The Conservative government's copyright reform bill cleared the House of Commons on Monday night by a vote of 158-135. Before the end of th...

Althia Raj

Tory Minister Loses $10,000 Bet? | Althia Raj | Posted 05.15.2012 | Canada Politics

Did Heritage Minister James Moore lose a $10,000 bet? Opposition MPs say Moore pledged $10,000 that the Conservative government’s controversial c...

Suggested Amendments Crushed, Copyright Bill Incoming

CBC | Posted 05.14.2012 | Canada Politics

A bill that will update Canada's copyright laws is heading back to the House of Commons with amendments as early as Thursday morning — but without t...

Music Industry Wants HARSHER Copyright Reform Bill

CBC | Posted 04.29.2012 | Canada Politics

Witnesses representing musicians, record labels and a small radio company asked MPs to amend the government's copyright reform bill when they appeared...

Tories To Cut Off Debate On Copyright Protection Bill

CBC | Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada Politics

The Conservatives succeeded Wednesday in passing another motion to limit debate, this time on second reading of the copyright reform bill. ...

The False Link Between Canada Proposed Copyright Reform and Video Game Industry Jobs

Michael Geist | Posted 02.13.2012 | Canada Politics
Michael Geist

The video game industry has been a Canadian success story and copyright is certainly an issue for some companies within it. But the government's claim that adding balanced digital lock rules to Canadian copyright law would destroy the industry is plainly false.