Notice-and-Takedown has been widely known as a disastrous policy in the US. Now, the Canadian Bar Association is saying Canada should follow suit.
The protection of net neutrality in Canada has been a source of pride. Now, comments by the CRTC chairman are raising concerns.
After nearly four years of corporations abusing the notice-and-notice system in Canada, the Canadian government is moving to put this abuse to an end.
In a big victory for digital rights, Canadian regulator, the CRTC, has rejected the Bell coalition proposal to censor the Internet.
Canadian and American negotiators have pulled an 11th hour deal on the new North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
The deadline set by the American’s for NAFTA is midnight tonight. All eyes are trained on negotiations in this 11th hour.
The copyright provisions in NAFTA could face further uncertainty as doubts about making the self-imposed deadlines intensifies.
Another critical aspect of the recent court ruling is that ISPs can demand compensation for handling notices of infringement.
A recent Supreme Court of Canada ruling could have major implications for any potential file-sharing cases in the future.
Spy agencies from Canada, the US, Britain, Australia, and New Zealand are demanding services include backdoors to their encryption.