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Canadian Copyright News

December 23, 2014

Michael Geist, Canada’s foremost expert in copyright law in Canada, has posted on the new Canadian internet copyright rules for ISPs (Internet Service Providers) which will come into force in 2015. From his analysis. it appears that the sensible Canadian practice of “notice and notice” will become the law. “Under the notice-and-notice system, copyright owners are entitled to send infringement notices to Internet providers, who are legally required to forward the notifications to their subscribers.

Here’s some advice on how to avoid breaking Canadian copyright laws:

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