While the controversy over Article 11 and 13 may be put on the backburner for now, Japan is apparently considering a similar proposal.
So-called anti-piracy company Digimarc is once again under fire for filing faulty DMCA notices. Recently, they tried to take down WordPress.com.
A court in Germany has ruled that Usenet providers are liable for the activity of users. The case was brought forth by GEMA.
It’s no secret that various corporate rights holders have been filing lawsuits in Canada. Now, the movie industry is denying that they’ve done so.
The Blender Foundation is finally largely online. However, in the wake of the mysterious shutdown, they are testing a new PeerTube service.
Following the defeat of article 11 and article 13, major corporate interests are saying that they will fight on to bring the laws back.
After the results of the vote made news, more details are emerging about how the vote shaped up.
In a vote that will no doubt spell relief to real creators and innovators online, European MEPs have rejected Article 11 and Article 13.
More and more websites are joining the blackout protests against article 11 and article 13. Now the Spanish and Polish editions of Wikipedia are also shut down.
On the heals of the Wikimedia Foundation expressing their opposition, the Italian edition of Wikipedia has shut down.