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Copyright & A2K Issues - 22 August 2014

 

Intellectual Property:

United States: Judge Posner Solves Sherlock Holmes Copyright Case

http://www.mondaq.com/unitedstates/x/334726/Copyright/Judge+Posner+Solves+Sherlock+Holmes+Copyright+Case

 

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Nature Communications data shows open access articles have more views and downloads

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Copyright & A2K Issues - 22 August 2014

 

Intellectual Property:

United States: Judge Posner Solves Sherlock Holmes Copyright Case

http://www.mondaq.com/unitedstates/x/334726/Copyright/Judge+Posner+Solves+Sherlock+Holmes+Copyright+Case

 

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Nature Communications data shows open access articles have more views and downloads

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Copyright & A2K Issues - 12 August 2014

 

Intellectual Property:

South Africa: The DTI Budget Vote Address delivered by Dr. Rob Davies, Minister of Trade and Industry, 22 July 2014 (see mention of plans for copyright amendments)

http://www.dti.gov.za/delegationspeechdetail.jsp?id=3083

Namibia To Regulate Access To Genetic Resources

http://www.bernama.com.my/bernama/v7/wn/newsworld.php?id=1058504

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Copyright & A2K Issues - 12 August 2014

 

Intellectual Property:

The DTI Budget Vote Address delivered by Dr. Rob Davies, Minister of Trade and Industry, 22 July 2014 (see mention of plans for copyright amendments)

http://www.dti.gov.za/delegationspeechdetail.jsp?id=3083

Namibia To Regulate Access To Genetic Resources

http://www.bernama.com.my/bernama/v7/wn/newsworld.php?id=1058504

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Legal Deposit in South Africa

 

What is Legal Deposit in South Africa?

In line with international practice, the South African Government requires all publishers/producers of publications (including audio-visual productions) to deposit a certain number of copies of each of their published documents in designated legal deposit libraries in South Africa.

The current Legal Deposit Act, No. 54 of 1997 was promulgated on 1 July 1998.

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Copyright & A2K Issues - 1 August 2014

 

Intellectual Property:

South Centre IP Negotiations Monitor (Issue 9)

http://www.southcentre.int/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/IPMonitor9_EN.pdf

Public Roundtable Panel Discussion on Green Paper on Copyright Policy, Creativity, and Innovation in the Digital Economy (USA)

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