August 28, 2017
A recent piece in Business Insider insults Rebecca Giblin's academic integrity. Here is where it goes so horribly wrong.
August 18, 2016 2
The current copyright scheme is just fine, says Kim Williams.
May 26, 2016 2
The Productivity Commission suggested our copyright laws might be a smidge outdated. The copyright industry, as always, bugged out.
November 25, 2015 6
Tough talk on copyright and a friendly ear to rights holders might have been victims of the Turnbull coup.
May 16, 2013 8
Chinese-language newspapers are blatantly stealing copy from Australian publications. They say they want to expose good work to non-English speakers, but freelancer Sian Powell isn't buying it.
August 6, 2012 10
A new leak on the draft Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement text reveals Australian negotiators are prepared to compromise our interests to please the US, writes copyright lawyer Kimberlee Weatherall.
April 23, 2012 1
At first glance, this morning's High Court decision re Roadshow films & Ord v iiNet Limited looks like a classic case of David v a very formidable Goliath in the shape of the major Hollywood studios.
April 20, 2012 37
Internet service provider iiNet just won its long-running legal battle against the massed forces of Hollywood, but there's some gotchas buried in the High Court decision.
February 8, 2012 20
Our copyright law is a wondrous complex beast, and even apparently simple tweaks carry the potential for significant unintended consequences, writes Kimberlee Weatherall, an associate professor in Sydney University's Faculty of Law.
March 14, 2011 9
Apple is back in the Federal Court tomorrow, facing a copyright infringement claim from Australian TV production company Jigsaw Entertainment. The precedent could be significant.