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EU copyright reforms - some responses

EU copyright reforms - some responses | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
EU copyright reforms to strip likes of YouTube of legal protection . Video-hosting websites would have to shoulder more responsibility fo
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Fair use does not mean a fair market

The scope of #copyright #fairuse #fairdealing should be informed by empirical evidence: George S Ford, PhD. https://t.co/yk0cjWrcvr
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GEMA: EU Copyright Modernisation: First steps towards a fair and balanced relationship between authors and online platforms

GEMA: EU Copyright Modernisation: First steps towards a fair and balanced relationship between authors and online platforms | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
COPYRIGHT: As we know, the EU Commission has presented its plans for a modernisation of copyright. GEMA have now responded, and this i
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Cox Communications begins appeal process in landmark safe harbour case | Complete Music Update

Cox Communications begins appeal process in landmark safe harbour case | Complete Music Update | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Cox Communications begins appeal process in landmark safe harbour case https://t.co/f1JoAKsBdh
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Europe's Net Neutrality Doesn't Ban BitTorrent Throttling - TorrentFreak

Europe's Net Neutrality Doesn't Ban BitTorrent Throttling - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Today, the Body of European Regulators of Electronic Communication (BEREC) published its implementation guidelines for Europe's net neutrality rules.
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Dallas Buyers Club Lawyer Calls Out "Copyleft" TorrentFreak - TorrentFreak

Dallas Buyers Club Lawyer Calls Out "Copyleft" TorrentFreak - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
In an attempt to uncover various BitTorrent pirates, Dallas Buyers Club attorney James Davis asked a California District Court for permission to interrogate Internet subscribers whose connections were used to pirate the film.
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24 Organisations Publish Open Letter on Essential Copyright Reforms | Australian Digital Alliance

24 Organisations Publish Open Letter on Essential Copyright Reforms | Australian Digital Alliance | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
@CopyrightAgency ... Libraries and universities certainly don't agree, as you know. https://t.co/BOZD9ZjEhQ
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The 1709 Blog: Judgment against Cox opens up ISP liability in the USA

The 1709 Blog: Judgment against Cox opens up ISP liability in the USA | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The 1709 Blog: Judgment against Cox opens up ISP liability in theUS https://t.co/gTHejRUSym
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New Netflix Shows May Be Delayed Because Of Australia's Classification System

New Netflix Shows May Be Delayed Because Of Australia's Classification System | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Thanks to the sheer amount of content being added every month and Australia’s lengthy classification process for content streaming services, w
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Cloudflare Faces Lawsuit For Assisting Pirate Sites - TorrentFreak

Cloudflare Faces Lawsuit For Assisting Pirate Sites - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
In recent months CloudFlare has been called out repeatedly for offering its services to known pirate sites, including The Pirate Bay.
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Singapore to review legality of VPN technology under the Copyright Act

Singapore to review legality of VPN technology under the Copyright Act | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Authorities of Singapore plan to review the legality of VPN technology under the proposed revisions for the Copyright Act.
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U.S. Government Indicts Three Alleged KickassTorrents Operators - TorrentFreak

U.S. Government Indicts Three Alleged KickassTorrents Operators - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The U.S. Government has followed up its criminal complaint against KickassTorrents with the indictment of three alleged operators of the site.
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Mozilla breathes petition-of-fire at EU copyright laws

Mozilla breathes petition-of-fire at EU copyright laws | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
A plague on artists using pre-internet IP laws to ruin your holiday snaps, and the Internet
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BREAKING: CJEU says that free Wi-Fi provider is not liable for third-party copyright infringements but may be required to password-protect its network to terminate infringements

BREAKING: CJEU says that free Wi-Fi provider is not liable for third-party copyright infringements but may be required to password-protect its network to terminate infringements | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Wow, what a rolling coaster of emotions the past few days have been for EU-based  copyright enthusiasts!  After last week's GS Media
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Don’t let copyright box us in

Don’t let copyright box us in | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Don’t let copyright box us in https://t.co/JeBXfjV80T [Must read from @MarkLemley re #MPAA. #FCC & set top box copyright controversy in USA]
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The case for how TPP, with fixes, could happen

WTO weighs in on Whirlpool washer saga — AGOA enhancement bill sails through House
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How Website Blocking Is Curbing Digital Piracy Without “Breaking the Internet” | ITIF

How Website Blocking Is Curbing Digital Piracy Without “Breaking the Internet” | ITIF | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Five years after the furor over the Stop Online Piracy Act, empirical evidence shows blocking piracy sites is effective and does no harm. This should serve as an object lesson for policymakers to take alarmist rhetoric with a grain of salt.
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Publishers Appeal GSU Copyright Case

Publishers Appeal GSU Copyright Case | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
For the second time in eight years of contentious litigation, three academic publishers have appealed a key fair use decision involving the use of unlicensed digitized course readings on college campuses to the U.S.
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How digital copyright law is being used to run roughshod over repairs

How digital copyright law is being used to run roughshod over repairs | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
As more devices and equipment incorporate software into their operating systems, repairers are finding themselves caught up in copyright law.
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Indian films gross $2 billion, but piracy makes 35% more

Indian films gross $2 billion, but piracy makes 35% more | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
By Aparajita Gupta
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Music publishers join anti-piracy fight |

Music publishers join anti-piracy fight #piracy | https://t.co/TEyAp92SCY
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Indian Piracy Blocks Scare Torrent Users With 3-Year Prison Sentence - TorrentFreak

Indian Piracy Blocks Scare Torrent Users With 3-Year Prison Sentence - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Blocking torrent portals and other pirate sites is nothing new in India, but a recently updated blocking message is causing panic among torrenters.
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China takes forceful steps to tame unruly peer-to-peer lending sector

China takes forceful steps to tame unruly peer-to-peer lending sector | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
New regulatory measures mark the latest attempt to reduce risks to the world’s second-largest economy by cleaning up the its rapidly growing but loosely regulated online financial sector
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The IPKat: Singapore Government launches public consultation on major copyright reform

The IPKat: Singapore Government launches public consultation on major copyright reform | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Singapore Government launches public consultation on major copyright reform https://t.co/AR8xtK1U6p #in
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The IPKat: SUPER-BREAKING NEWS: Leaked draft Impact Assessment shows that Commission intends to introduce new mandatory exceptions, address value gap and introduce related right for publishers

The IPKat: SUPER-BREAKING NEWS: Leaked draft Impact Assessment shows that Commission intends to introduce new mandatory exceptions, address value gap and introduce related right for publishers | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Leaked draft Impact Assessment : EU Commission copyright proposals https://t.co/D2MG24ycJT #in
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