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European Parliament rejects ACTA
European Parliament rejects ACTA
European Parliament does not wait on European Court. In February, European Commissioner for Trade, Karel De Gucht, announced that ACTA would ...... 04 Jul 2012 - 10 comments
European Commissioner: ACTA, you shall not pass!
European Commissioner: ACTA, you shall not pass!
The European Commissioner for Digital Agenda Neelie Kroes has noted today that she does not expect the controversial ACTA bill to become law in the EU. ...... 08 May 2012 - 4 comments
Finland delays approving ACTA
Finland delays approving ACTA
Finland decides to wait on European Union. The Finnish government has said it is postponing the approval of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade ...... 13 Mar 2012 - 6 comments
European Court of Justice to examine ACTA
European Court of Justice to examine ACTA
ECJ to examine whether ACTA conflicts with fundamental rights in the European Union. European Commissioner for Trade, Karel De Gucht, announced ...... 22 Feb 2012 - 5 comments
President of EU Parliament speaks out against ACTA
President of EU Parliament speaks out against ACTA
Last Saturday opponents of ACTA, the secretly negotiated intellectual property treaty, held protests across the European Union. The protests ...... 14 Feb 2012 - 1 comment
People in former dictatorships take the lead  in ACTA fight
People in former dictatorships take the lead in ACTA fight
As the debate in Europe over the Anti Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) heats up, a growing number of Europeans are protesting their governments ...... 07 Feb 2012 - 4 comments
Slovenian ambassador apologizes for signing ACTA
Slovenian ambassador apologizes for signing ACTA
Slovenia's Ambassador to Japan Helena Drnovsek Zorko has apologized for signing the ACTA agreement on behalf of her nation. The Anti Counterfeiting ...... 05 Feb 2012 - 5 comments
Is ACTA a foregone conclusion or will it meet SOPA's fate?
Is ACTA a foregone conclusion or will it meet SOPA's fate?
With all the furor over SOPA and PIPA in recent months, the signing of the ACTA trade agreement last October by the US, Japan, and a handful ...... 03 Feb 2012 - 4 comments
European Parliament refuses to disclose legal opinion on ACTA
European Parliament refuses to disclose legal opinion on ACTA
Even with the full details of ACTA having long since been made public, EU officials continue to deny public access to vital information about ...... 15 Nov 2011 - 4 comments
Video: Senator Ron Wyden explains his opposition to PROTECT IP
Video: Senator Ron Wyden explains his opposition to PROTECT IP
On Monday, at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, US Senator Ron Wyden was interviewed by Jon Heilemann of New York Magazine about a range ...... 19 Oct 2011 - 1 comment
US Senator demands congressional oversight of ACTA
US Senator demands congressional oversight of ACTA
Senator Ron Wyden has sent a letter to President Obama protesting the signing of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) as an executive agreement. ...... 13 Oct 2011 - 6 comments
ACTA would allow copyright holders to veto new technology
ACTA would allow copyright holders to veto new technology
The entertainment industry would get veto power over new technology under a provision in ACTA, the intellectual property treaty signed on Saturday in Japan. ...... 03 Oct 2011 - 42 comments
EU not ready to sign ACTA just yet
EU not ready to sign ACTA just yet
The EU will not be participating in a signing ceremony for the ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) intellectual property treat according ...... 29 Sep 2011 - 5 comments
Secretly negotiated intellectual property treaty, ACTA, to be signed October 1
Secretly negotiated intellectual property treaty, ACTA, to be signed October 1
ACTA, the secretly negotiated agreement to strengthen intellectual property laws and enforcement, will be signed on October 1 at a ceremony in Japan. ...... 27 Sep 2011 - 22 comments
     

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