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Blog Entry 34th SCCR: Observer Statements on Limitations and Exceptions for Libraries and Archives
by Anubha Sinha published May 30, 2017 last modified May 30, 2017 05:55 AM — filed under: , , , ,
Observers made the following statements on the agenda of limitations and exceptions for libraries and archives on 3rd May 2017.
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Blog Entry 34th SCCR: Observer Statements on Limitations and Exceptions for Educational and Research Institutions
by Anubha Sinha published May 30, 2017 last modified May 30, 2017 05:51 AM — filed under: , , ,
Observers made the following statements on discussion around limitations and exceptions for educational and research institutions on 3rd May 2017.
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Blog Entry 34th SCCR: Observer Statements on Proposal for Analysis of Copyright related to the Digital Environment
by Anubha Sinha published May 30, 2017 last modified May 30, 2017 05:39 AM — filed under: , ,
Observers made the following statements on GRULAC's proposal on analysis of copyright related to the digital environment on 5th May 2017.
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Blog Entry NGOs circulate letter at WIPO SCCR/36 raising serious concerns about draft Broadcasting Treaty
by Anubha Sinha published May 29, 2018 — filed under: ,
At the 36th Meeting of the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR) at the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), negotiations on the Broadcasting Treaty continue - this time with a sense of urgency to present results of the 20 year negotiations to the UN General Assembly, scheduled in September this year. There remain long-pending issues within the Treaty, which have largely been ignored or weakly acknowledged by the Committee. In view of the threats that this Treaty poses to Access to Knowledge and the mission of educators, archivists, researchers, libraries and creators, NGOs at WIPO (including CIS) have circulated the letter below.
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Blog Entry 36th SCCR: CIS Statement on Draft Action Plan for Educational and Research Institutions and Persons with Other Disabilities
by Anubha Sinha published May 31, 2018 — filed under: , ,
Anubha Sinha, attending the 36th Session of the World Intellectual Property Organization (“WIPO”) Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (“SCCR”) at Geneva from May 28, 2018 to June 1, 2018, made this statement on the Proposed Treaty for the Protection of Broadcasting Organizations on behalf of CIS on Day 4, May 31.
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Blog Entry National IPR Policy Series : India's National IPR Policy - What Would WIPO Think?
by Nehaa Chaudhari published Jun 20, 2015 last modified Jul 02, 2015 05:47 PM — filed under: , ,
As part of the National IPR Policy Series, CIS is evaluating how India's National IPR Policy framework and process holds up to WIPO's suggestions. In this note, Varun Baliga and Nehaa Chaudhari examine in particular, the functioning of the IPR Think Tank and the first draft of the National Policy in light of the WIPO framework and the principles it encapsulates.
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Blog Entry Comments on the Protection of Broadcasting Organizations: Technical Background Paper Prepared by the WIPO Secretariat
by Nehaa Chaudhari and Amulya Purushothama published Jun 28, 2015 last modified Sep 03, 2015 01:47 AM — filed under: , ,
Technical Background Paper prepared by the WIPO Secretariat in relation to the Broadcast Treaty (“Technical Background Paper) provides information on new and emerging technologies and on legal developments in the broadcasting sector. This Technical Background Paper will be discussed at the upcoming 30th session of the SCCR in Geneva on 29th June- 3rd July 2015. The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India had called for comments on the same. This is a submission made by Nehaa Chaudhari and Amulya Purushothama on behalf of the Centre for Internet and Society in this regard.
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Blog Entry 34th SCCR: CIS Statement on the Discussion on Limitations and Exceptions for Libraries and Archives
by Anubha Sinha published May 15, 2017 last modified May 15, 2017 10:35 AM — filed under: , , ,
Anubha Sinha, attending the 34th Session of the World Intellectual Property Organization (“WIPO”) Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (“SCCR”) at Geneva from 1 May, 2017 to 5 May, 2017, made this statement during the discussion on limitations and exceptions for libraries and archives.
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Blog Entry 29th Session of the WIPO SCCR: CIS Intervention on the Proposed Treaty for the Protection of Broadcasting Organizations
by Nehaa Chaudhari published Dec 09, 2014 last modified Dec 12, 2014 11:55 AM — filed under: , , ,
The Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) made its intervention on the proposed treaty in the ongoing WIPO session on December 9, 2014.
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Blog Entry 29th Session of the WIPO SCCR: CIS- 2nd (brief) Intervention on the Broadcast Treaty
by Nehaa Chaudhari published Dec 11, 2014 last modified Dec 12, 2014 11:56 AM — filed under: , ,
On Day 3 (December 10, 2014), the SCCR briefly re-convened at the Plenary. The Chair, Martin Moscoso updated the Committee on the discussions and the developments that had taken place over the course of the past two days in the Informals. The Centre for Internet and Society made a brief pointed intervention on one of the documents being discussed in the Informals.
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