Professor Carlisle’ Friday Blog Post – Google Called to the Carpet in Canada

Dear assorted sages and divas,

“We have not, to date, accepted that freedom of expression requires the facilitation of the unlawful sale of goods.” 1

With those incisive words, the Supreme Court of Canada finally called Google out for its long time practice of turning a blind eye to infringement of intellectual property, and ordered that Google block a pirate site, not just in Canada, but around the world.

Read about it here:

http://copyright.nova.edu/canada-google/

 

Stephen Carlisle

Nova Southeastern University

Copyright Officer

Alvin Sherman Library, Research and

Information Technology Center

Suite 2012

Phone: 954-262-4608

Email: scarlisle@nova.edu

 

IP Committee Meeting Info for June 22

The next meeting of the IP Committee will be on June 22 from 10:00-11:50 a.m. in the Grand Ballroom C in conjunction with the Florida Bar’s 67th Annual Florida Bar Convention.

Attached are links to the IP Committee Meeting Agenda for 2017 Annual Meeting and the Minutes of the March 29, 2017 Symposium Meeting.

We hope to see you there, but if you can’t attend in person, the call-in information is below:

Dial-in 1-888-376-5050

PIN: 8670236698

Tomorrow’s (6/22) IP Committee Meeting During Florida Bar Annual Convention

The next meeting of the IP Committee will be on June 22 from 10:00-11:50 a.m. in the Grand Ballroom C in conjunction with the Florida Bar’s 67th Annual Florida Bar Convention.

Attached are links to the IP Committee Meeting Agenda for 2017 Annual Meeting and the Minutes of the March 29, 2017 Symposium Meeting.

We hope to see you there, but if you can’t attend in person, the call-in information is below:

Dial-in 1-888-376-5050

PIN: 8670236698