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  • ACTA treaty could pressure future changes for Aussie laws: EFA

    Although the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) will not require any immediate changes to Australian laws, the Electronic Frontiers Australia (EFA) has expressed concern over potential future pressures on Australian copyright control from other countries.

    Written by Chloe Herrick25 Nov. 10 11:19
  • EU parliamentarians criticize anti-counterfeiting deal

    The proposed multilateral Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) has hit a stumbling block over the liability of ISPs in allowing customers access to peer-to-peer file-sharing sites and the inclusion of geographic indicators.

    Written by Jennifer Baker08 Sept. 10 23:22
  • Secret copyright treaty draft leaked after Washington talks

    Another round of negotiations, another leak: Knowledge Ecology International (KEI) published what it says is the latest draft of the secret Anti-Counterfeit Trade Agreement (ACTA) over the weekend.

    Written by Peter Sayer07 Sept. 10 02:56
  • New ACTA leaks reveal internal conflicts among negotiators

    Countries negotiating the secretive Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement are clashing over a proposed three-strikes regulation, the legal basis for such a treaty and the lack of transparency in the process, according to newly leaked documents.

    Written by Brenno de Winter26 Feb. 10 03:19