2019

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Planned Obsolescence and the Right to Repair

De temps en temps nous partageons des travaux « IP News » exceptionnels, écrits pour la classe de Propriété intellectuelle (BUS 502). Vous trouverez celui de Christopher A. J. L. Little ci-dessous.   In September, 2018, the Italian Market and Competition Authority (Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato) issued a judgment against Apple for their actions […] Read more

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IP News October 2019

Welcome to IP News This Month, your monthly round-up of intellectual property developments, culled from news reports around the globe. Please send any comments toJeff—and tell your friends to subscribe here!  Top 3 Stories The U.S. is on the cusp of creating a “small claims court” overseen by the Copyright Office with maximum damages of $30,000; critics […] Read more

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IP News September 2019

Welcome to IP News This Month, your monthly round-up of intellectual property developments, culled from news reports around the globe. Please send any comments toJeff—and tell your friends to subscribe here!  Top 3 Stories French publishers accuse Google of “blackmail” after search giant says it will remove news snippets to avoid new copyright royalties Pot patents going […] Read more

CIPP News Events Presentations and papers

Conference|Data Governance for Sharing Smart City Data: Lessons from Sidewalk Toronto

To attend the conference, please RSVP by following this link. Pour s’inscrire à la conférence, suivre ce lien. Conference Information Data governance for data sharing – particularly where some or all of the data are sourced from human activity – raises issues of ownership, privacy, ethics and even sovereignty. This presentation organized by the Centre […] Read more

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IP News August 2019

Welcome to IP News This Month, your monthly round-up of intellectual property developments, culled from news reports around the globe. Please send any comments to Jeff—and tell your friends to subscribe here!  PS Into running? Join the CIPP gang—see them here—every Thursday at 4:30pm. Top 3 Stories A new meaning to “patent war”: the Pentagon announces an “intellectual property […] Read more

Events

Algorithmic Credit Scoring and the Regulation of Consumer Credit Markets

Activity in collaboration with LR Wilson Chair Abstract This presentation examines the growing use of alternative data and machine learning by credit providers to assess the creditworthiness of borrowers — a trend described as ‘algorithmic credit scoring’— and the implications of this trend for the functioning and regulation of consumer credit markets. It finds that […] Read more

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IP News July 2019

Top 3 Stories A copyright small claims court for the USA? As CASE Act moves forward, creative guilds cheer but public interest groups warn law is ripe for abuse ECJ rules in Metall auf Metall case that unauthorized use of a music sample—even a two second, unoriginal one—is infringement unless the sample is unrecognizable Disney’s new remake marks 25 years of […] Read more

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IP News June 2019

Welcome to IP News This Month, your monthly round-up of intellectual property developments, culled from news reports around the globe. Please send any comments toJeff—and tell your friends to subscribe here!  Top 3 Stories Who owns the law? SCOTUS to settle long-simmering fight between legal non-profits and states claiming copyright  over codes, safety manuals and other regulations that have […] Read more

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PARADIGMES CHANGEANTS : QUELS CONSTATS TIRER ?

À l’occasion du Colloque ALAI-AJAVA Paradigmes changeants : quels constats tirer ? portant sur la révision du droit d’auteur et ayant eu lieu à Montréal le 18 juin 2019, Professeur Pierre-Emmanuel Moyse et Angèle Poupard ont préparé le tableau ci-dessous, comparant les rapports remis par Rapport du Comité permanent de l’industrie, des sciences et de la technologie […] Read more

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IP News May 2019

Top 3 Stories The Canadian government has just introduced a bill to replace NAFTA; the bill includes provisions to extend patent and copyright terms, and increase penalties for trademark counterfeiting  Bitcoin inventor revealed? Two men have each obtained certificates from the Copyright Office in a bid to make the case they created Bitcoin; the Office saysregistration doesn’t establish the author of pseudonymous works This year’s […] Read more