Submission to DFAT in response to the official Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

ACTA threatens to upset the balance of Australian copyright law that protects consumers, enables access to information and is fundamental to the success of our digital economy.

Submission to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade following the release of an official version of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) in 2010. It analyses areas of conflict between the requirements of ACTA and Australia’s domestic IP policy.