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Happy Public Domain Day!
Get in now for your earlybird tickets for the ADA Forum 2016.
By now it's been tweeted far and wide - the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is finally public.
The ADA is very excited to announce not one but two international keynotes for its Copyright Forum 2016 - Professor Ian Hargreaves, Professor of Digital Economy at Cardiff University, and Professor Kenneth Crews of Columbia Law School and the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is done.
As Ministers gather to nut out the last details of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) concerned creators are waiting to see what impact the decision has on their ability to use, reuse and create.
With the Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Act 2015 receiving royal assent, Australia joins a number of nations with a process for rights holders to block sites the infringe (or facilitate the infringement of) copyright .
Controversial legislation that could see websites that ‘facilitate’ copyright infringement blocked looks likely to pass the Australian Parliament in the next fortnight after the LNP and ALP agreed to minor amendments.
The Australian Digital Alliance (ADA) is seeking an Executive Officer to manage its affairs and contribute to copyright policy development and advocacy in Australia and overseas. The position will also fill the role of Copyright and Policy Adviser to the Australian Libraries Copyright Committee (ALCC).