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New Online Piracy Laws: What Australians Need To Know

New Online Piracy Laws: What Australians Need To Know

The federal government has tabled new draft legislation that will further empower rights holders as they try to block and take down sites that either directly distribute or enable access to licensed content. The Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Bill 2018 expands the scope of existing laws and will result in…

When Is It OK To ‘Copy’ Content?

When Is It OK To ‘Copy’ Content?

Sharing music, images and movies – using a PVR to record TV shows, creating your own Hitler parodies from Downfall and using photos from websites – is something many of people do every day. But are they legal activities? It’s possible that you’re breaking copyright laws, either intentionally or inadvertently…