Google wins against authors in book scanning case 
 
Telstra fears IP rules will kill off NBN ideas forum 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
No incentive to participate?
 
Microsoft-Google trial raises secrecy concerns 
By Dan Levine | Nov 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
Tech vendors sealing everything from view in public courtrooms.
 
Geo-block escapes putting pinch on content owners 
By Chris Jager | Nov 1, 2012 | Comment Now 
Competition watchdog says users have power to improve IT pricing, access to products.
 
MIPI drops piracy moniker 
By John Hilvert | Jun 22, 2012 | Comment Now 
Music copyright group voices ACTA support.
 
Secret list exposes Aussie passport holders' data risk 
By Ry Crozier | May 23, 2012 | Comment Now 
Personal files of 109 Aussies at high risk of inappropriate access.
 
US fingers 'priority' IP abusing nations 
By Liam Tung | May 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
EFF brands list as dirty political pressure.
 
Microsoft nixes Nook tiff with Metro deal 
By Liam Tung | May 1, 2012 | Comment Now 
Anti-Amazon deal paves way for international future?
 
Australia to sign copyright treaty this Saturday 
By Liam Tung | Sep 28, 2011 | Comment Now 
ACTA win for the copyright lobby.
 
First Oz, now Galaxy Tab 10.1 blocked in EU 
By Liam Tung | Aug 10, 2011 | Comment Now 
Apple gets an injunction.
 
New Zealand ISPs win $25 copyright charge 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 12, 2011 | Comment Now 
Content owners forced to pay more than $2 a notice.
 
Copyright 'lobbynomics' found to stifle innovation 
By Liam Tung | May 23, 2011 | Comment Now 
Digital Copyright Exchange idea floated in Britain.
 
Copyright treaty talks roll on at APEC 
By Liam Tung | May 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
US under pressure to deliver.
 
RIM wins access to Intellectual Ventures patents 
Apr 1, 2011 | Comment Now 
Legal battles between smartphone makers become common.
 
Opinion: Copyright or copy wrong 
By David Havyatt | Mar 18, 2011 | Comment Now 
The wash-up of the iiNet case reveals conflicting legal and moral views about copyright and ISP liability, writes David Havyatt.
 
Wolverine uploader pleads guilty 
By Liam Tung | Mar 17, 2011 | Comment Now 
Faces prison, fines - or both.
 
WIPO shuts down 1saleaday.com.au 
By Negar Salek | Oct 22, 2010 | Comment Now 
Customers left in the lurch after trademark dispute.
 
Publishers get a year to make good on e-books 
Feb 15, 2010 | Comment Now 
Create a business model, not a report.
 
Oracle buys up IP management firm Sophoi 
By Iain Thomson | Oct 13, 2009 | Comment Now 
Now selling software as its own.
 
Amazon settles Kindle deletions for $170,000 
By Iain Thomson | Oct 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Promises not to withdraw books in the future.
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