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- ADA Copyright Forum 2017
Tickets sales are now live for the ADA's Copyright Forum 2017 - Fair Use, Flexibility and Exceptions for Creativity.
Today is a truly historic day in copyright, one some of us feared we'd never see. Today the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Otherwise Print Disabled comes into force.
An Open Letter from a diverse group of 24 organisations from across the Australian education, cultural and technology sectors was delivered to Senator Fifield, Minister for Communications and the Arts on Friday 19 August, congratulating him on his re-election and urging the prompt tabling of the Copyright Amendment (Disability Access and Other Measures) Bill.
This week is Born Digital 2016, a week in which Australia's library community raises awareness of the importance of preserving digital content for the public good and as a record of 21st century history.
The Australian Publishers Association (APA) and the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) have come to a landmark agreement to allow libraries to use book covers to promote books and authors without seeking permission each time.
The Australian Productivity Commission (PC) updated its website last week to indicate that the reporting date for its Intellectual Property Framework Inquiry is now September. The announcement citing the recent election and caretaker period for the delay.
The Australian Digital Alliance (ADA) welcomes the sensible and much needed proposals for changes to Australia’s copyright law contained in the draft report of the Productivity Commission’s Intellectual Property Arrangement Inquiry, which was released today.
What do Ptolemaic astronomy, copyright reform, and (of course) monkeys have in common? More than you might think, as attendees of our Copyright Forum 2016 on March 18 found out.