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Safe harbour reforms dropped from Australian bill
24 March 2017 | Canberra | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The reforms may have delayed passage of other important provisions
FilmOn X fails to get judicial support
23 March 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Classing the service as a ‘cable provider’ could “jeopardise” the values of the Copyright Act
Supreme Court rules in Star Athletica v Varsity Brands
23 March 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Ruling heralded as a “big step forward for clothing designers”
CJCH to spearhead government-backed anti-piracy HQ
22 March 2017 | Cardiff | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Brazil floats new copyright rules under WTO
21 March 2017 | Brasília | Reporter: Barney Dixon
BREIN launches Usenet appeal
20 March 2017 | Amsterdam | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Premier League granted live-blocking order
20 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Videogame hacker could pay $8.5 million
15 March 2017 | California | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
MAPS fires broadside at piracy
14 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
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SMEs to receive help with content licensing
13 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Survey: Half of consumers watch pirated content
10 March 2017 | Hoofddorp | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Malta MEP rejects 20-year link right
09 March 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
IPTV seller receives £250,000 fine
09 March 2017 | Teesside | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Nintendo wins flashcart battle
08 March 2017 | Ottawa | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Lawyer admits copyright troll charges
08 March 2017 | Minnesota | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Moose dusts knuckles to crack counterfeiter
06 March 2017 | Montreal | Reporter: Barney Dixon
ORG and UKIPO clash over 10-year sentences
06 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
UKIPO responds to ORG concerns
06 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Operation Creative sees 64 percent drop in ad revenue
02 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Filstream pirates taken down
02 March 2017 | Shenzhen | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Cut out retransmissions, no exceptions
01 March 2017 | Luxembourg | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Nintendo throws banana peel under MariCar
28 February 2017 | Tokyo | Reporter: Barney Dixon
China surpasses two million copyright registrations
27 February 2017 | Beijing | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Rights holders and ISPs slam DMCA’s notice and takedown
24 February 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Lindsay Lohan v GTA is far from game over
21 February 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Dotcom can be extradited
20 February 2017 | New Zealand | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Google and Bing sign voluntary copyright code
20 February 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
EU's Article 13 ‘needs to be properly defined’
17 February 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Congress seeks to ‘modernise’ Copyright Office
16 February 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
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