The Elusive 'Link' to Infringement in the Copyright Amendment Bill 2006: Now You See It, Now You Don't
Clapperton, Dale M. (2007) The Elusive 'Link' to Infringement in the Copyright Amendment Bill 2006: Now You See It, Now You Don't. Australian Intellectual Property Law Bulletin, 19(9), pp. 141-144.
The Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement required Australia to bring the anti-circumvention provisions of its copyright laws into line with the controversial US Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). This article examines the history of the final amendments to implement those changes, the debate over the proper scope of the law, apparent reversals of government policy, and concludes that the new state of the law is unclear, uncertain, and creates the opportunity for new and innovative misuses of technological protection measures.
Impact and interest:
Citation countsare sourced monthly fromand citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||AUSFTA, DMCA, Australia, anti, circumvention, technological protection measures, digital rights management|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Commercial and Contract Law (180105)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Intellectual Property Law (180115)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Dale Clapperton|
|Deposited On:||29 Mar 2007|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 22:38|
Repository Staff Only: item control page