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Intellectual Property Law - Copyright - Protected subject matter - Literary works - Books and other writings - Royalties - Defences to infringement - Statutory defences - Educational use

Thursday, March 30, 2017 @ 8:00 PM  

Application by Access Copyright (Access) for judicial review of a Copyright Board of Canada decision, certifying the royalty rates to be collected by Access for the reproduction of works in its repertoire by schools throughout Canada, other than Quebec, during the 2010-2012 and 2013-2015 tariff periods. The Board approved an annual royalty rate per student for the first and second tariff, applying a “volume times value” methodology, pursuant to which the volume of compensable copying was multiplied by the estimated value of each page of the...