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Downloads of ringtones and ringbacks are not a communication to the public subject to a tariff
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2015

This was a dispute over a tariff requiring Rogers to pay royalties to SOCAN in respect of ringtones and ringbacks (Tariff 24) as a communication of a


Exempting storage media from Canada's private copying levies
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada
  • July 4 2012

The Canadian government has announced that it will be implementing regulations under the Copyright Act (Canada) which have the effect of "exempting microSD memory cards from copyright levies"


Top 10 Canadian communications law developments for 2011
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • December 23 2011

The past year has seen many important developments in the area of Canadian communications law, and we have blogged about many of them here


Where does copyright law end and broadcasting regulation begin? Supreme Court to hear appeal on "value for signal"
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • September 29 2011

The long road for local broadcasters wanting to charge fees to cable and satellite companies for rebroadcasting their signals just got a little longer, as the Supreme Court of Canada has granted leave to hear an appeal a Federal Court of Appeal decision that upheld the ability of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to establish such a regime


The power of the CRTC to regulate ISPs under the Broadcasting Act
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2011

On March 24, the Supreme Court of Canada granted leave to appeal with respect to three decisions of the Federal Court of Appeal


Mark Parsons
  • Hogan Lovells


Michele C. Farquhar
  • Hogan Lovells


Peter Colegate
  • Hogan Lovells