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Lawmakers must work with consumers, or risk further global copyright protests

Consumers International is calling on copyright holders and intellectual property legislators to work with consumers, not against them, to avoid future mass protests over the right to access the internet without interference.

By | April 25th, 2012|Copyright, News|Comments Off on Lawmakers must work with consumers, or risk further global copyright protests

Opening Pandora’s box: secret treaty threatens human rights

The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) is a controversial, secretly negotiated, trade agreement designed to provide for stronger enforcement of intellectual property rights. But there has been no independent analysis of the impact of the treaty in Australia upon economics, human rights or health care.

By | April 4th, 2012|Copyright, Health, Opinion|Comments Off on Opening Pandora’s box: secret treaty threatens human rights