Monday, October 02, 2006

new book on copyright lobbying in Canada

From Michael Geist's blog:

Simon Doyle, the Deputy Editor of the Hill Times, has just published his new book Prey to Thievery...

... a study of
CRIA's lobbying efforts from 1997 through 2005. It provides a remarkable perspective on the power of the copyright lobby and the intensity with which it has pursued DMCA-like reforms. The book is a must-read for anyone who wants a behind-the-scenes look at copyright reform in Canada. ...

... here's an excerpt ...

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