The Federal Court's Coat of Arms - Federal Court Website (http://cas-cdc-www02.cas-satj.gc.ca/portal/page/portal/fc_cf_en/CoatofArms) Original concept of Robert D. Watt, Chief Herald of Canada, and Claire Boudreau, Deputy Chief Herald of Canada, assisted by the heralds of the Canadian Heraldic authority. Painter: Eva Pilar-Cass Calligrapher: Doris Wionzek

Federal Copyright Case Decision Released

July 24, 2017

On July 12, 2017, the Federal Court of Canada released its decision in the case that Access Copyright launched against York University in April 2013. The Court sided with Access Copyright on the key issues of the case.

The U of S is reviewing the decision to determine the implications it may have for our institution. The U of S community will be kept up-to-date on any developments that may affect our practices.

A summary of the decision is available at http://cas-cdc-www02.cas-satj.gc.ca/rss/Bulletin%20T-578-13%20final%20(ENG).pdf and the full decision is available at http://cas-cdc-www02.cas-satj.gc.ca/rss/T-578-13%20reasons%20for%20judgment%20July%2012-2017.pdf

For more information, or if you have any questions, please contact the Copyright Coordinator Kate Langrell at copyright.coordinator@usask.ca or 306-966-8817. 

Read more about the decision:
Post on the University of Alberta official blog about the decision
CBC news story regarding the decision

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