The Department of Communications and the Arts is undertaking a review of the Copyright Online Infringement Amendment, and Digital Rights Watch has provided evidence to this process.
Right now the government is considering whether to introduce fair use. Let’s tell them – we need fair use now.
Watchlist: Copyright and fair use
Much of the content we share on the web, such as articles, pictures and videos, is subject to copyright law. Australia does not currently have a system of fair use in copyright.
24 Organisations Publish Open Letter on Essential Copyright Reforms
An Open Letter from a diverse group of 24 organisations to Senator Fifield, urging the prompt tabling of the Copyright Amendment (Disability Access and Other Measures) Bill.
Federal election 2016
The Federal Election is coming up fast, and here at Digital Rights Watch we wanted to delve into where each of the major political parties stand on key issues relating to digital rights. Check out our Election Scorecard.