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Foraging for photographs in the Great White North: Canadian IP considerations concerning photographs from the Internet

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
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  • February 23 2015

Copying content from the Internet is a lot like picking berries in the wild: It can be easy and tempting, but potentially quite risky. In this regard

Canadian Internet users to begin receiving Notices of Claimed Infringement from their ISPs

  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 28 2015

The Copyright Modernization Act (the “CMA”), which amended Canada’s Copyright Act, received Royal Assent on June 29, 2012. However, the mandatory

Internet intermediaries and copyright owners take notice: Canada's Notice-and-Notice regime comes into force

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 2 2015

Canada's new Notice-and-Notice regime is now in force. New sections of the Copyright Act (the "Act") govern this regime which is of interest to the

Copyright implications of a “right to be forgotten”? Or how to take-down the internet archive

  • Field Law
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  • Canada
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  • December 4 2014

They say the internet never forgets. From time to time, someone wants to challenge that dictum. In our earlier posts, we discussed the so-called

Canada’s notice-and-notice provisions

  • Field Law
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  • Canada
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  • December 2 2014

The made-in-Canada notice-and-notice provisions are coming in January, 2015. You may recall that in June 2012 the Copyright Modernization Act was

Canada’s new notice and notice regime for Internet copyright infringement

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 4 2014

Canada’s new “notice and notice” regime for Internet copyright infringement will come into effect on January 2, 2015. The regime provides a mechanism

Appeal dismissed: federal court finds real and substantial connection, jurisdiction

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 3 2014

The Defendant, Internet Archive Canada (“IAC”), appealed the order of Prothonotary Aalto, who dismissed IAC’s motion for a permanent stay of the

Why is a US radio station getting a notice about webcasting royalties in Canada? why webcasters geo-block their streams to avoid international music royalties

  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 8 2014

An Alabama radio station recently received a notice about the new royalty rates that are payable to ReSound, the Canadian equivalent of SoundExchange

New copyright compendium provides some answers for website owners

  • Thompson Coburn LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 8 2014

If you are looking for answers to copyright questions, the Copyright Office's newly issued 1,222-page "Compendium of U.S. Copyright Office Practices"

YouTube, Facebook, Netflix liable to pay for music in Canada rules Copyright Board

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 21 2014

On Friday, the Copyright Board released a decision and certified two SOCAN tariffs, Tariffs 22.D.1 (Internet - Online Audiovisual Services) and 22.D