The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement: DAM Providers Beware

The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement is currently being negotiated “in secret” and is a proposed trade agreement for establishing cross-border standards on IPR enforcement ostensibly to limit the trade in counterfeit goods (in particular intellectual property).    ACTA’s scope covers many areas including counterfeit products, generic medicines, and internet piracy.  The agreement …

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UK’s “The Independent” apologises for photographer’s breach of copyright

According to the British Journal of Photography, the UK national newspaper, “The Independent” has been forced to apologise to a photographer for breaching copyright when using a Flickr stream containing copyrighted images:

The Independent newspaper has apologised, after it was accused of breach of copyright for publishing a Flickr

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