It is Friday again and that means that it is time for another episode of the Copyright 2.0 Show.
It was a busy week for copyright news with a lot of major stories taking place and some of the bigger ongoing dramas receiving updates. This episode has a decidedly international flavor with news from France, the UK, Spain, Australia and, closest to the U.S., Canada.
If you want to go all around the copyright world in an hour, this is definitely the podcast for you.
This week’s stories include:
- France’s Hadopi “Three Strikes” Law Ramps Up
- UK Law Firm Leaks Emails, Data on Alleged Pirates
- DDOS Targets Australian Anti-Piracy Group
- EU Parliament Seeks to Create Pan-EU Copyright Law
- Google Wins YouTube Case in Spain
- Are Royalties Keeping Streaming Music Out of Canada?
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