Music Industry Blog

We welcome Mark Mulligan’s Music Industry Blog to the blog role, a good starting place is “Why The ‘Music As Free’ Argument Just Doesn’t Hold Water” (and neither does the Music is Water argument!) (Thanks to Dean Kay for the t/o)

Roy E. Disney, RIP

Roy Disney is underway once again. A great sailor, a great fan of sailing, and an all around stand up guy. And then there was that movie company. Godspeed, skipper. US SAILING Mourns the Passing of Roy Disney

Geist blows it again: More hot air from the frozen North

The very well funded Michael Geist and the US-backed Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic are really seriously barking up the wrong tree if Geist’s most recent op-ed is to be believed–although he’s already acknowledged “an embarassing math error“–but it seems that there is an embarassing copyright law error as well. Apparently, there […]

The Elusive Lawbytes, Inc.

In researching a piece on the well funded Michael Geist, I was searching for his “LawBytes” columns on Industry Canada. The search results happened to bring up some search results from within the Industry Canada contracts online database. Several results, in fact. October 1 to December 31, 2004 Contract 5014050 – 2004/12/20 – 2004/12/20 – […]