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News aggregators: 'Fair dealing' exception doesn't apply to headlines and leads

Friday, September 29, 2017 @ 8:37 AM | By Jean-Fran├žois De Rico and Pascal Archambault

In a recent case (Cedrom-SNI inc. v. Dose Pro inc.), the Quebec Superior Court issued an interlocutory injunction prohibiting a news aggregation service from reproducing the titles and lead paragraphs of...