CRTC opens online consultation for new wireless code

If you’re an entrepreneur or a small business that relies on wireless services from the retail carrier industry here in Canada, now is your chance to give your two cents.The Canadian Radio-television Telecommunications

Published on: November 14th, 2012 Brian Jackson

iPod tax would ‘include exemptions’ for disabled, business groups

An iPod levy in Canada, if imposed, would have exemptions for the impaired and others who don’t copy music to recordable media, says a director the Canadian Private Copying Collective (CPCC). See the

Published on: September 4th, 2009 Brian Jackson

iPod tax debate – Who should tell Canadians about the levy? Part 2 of 3

Canadians are obliged to inform themselves of a levy paid to copyright holders every time they purchase a blank CD, minidisc, or cassette tape, says a director with the Canadian Private Copying Collective

Published on: September 3rd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Should Canada impose an iPod levy? Copyright experts debate issue

Canadians are copying their private music collection on to their iPods and should pay a levy to compensate musicians properly for that act, according to a director at the Canadian Private Copying Collective

Published on: September 2nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Canada in dire need of copyright law reform, says musicians’ group

Canada's government has opened the door for consultations on copyright reform and reignited the debate on digital locks or digital rights management (DRM) and whether it's ever okay to tamper with it. Digital

Published on: July 29th, 2009 Brian Jackson