Nicolas Suzor

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Nic Suzor



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Report prepared for the Australian Digital Alliance (ADA)
6 Feb 2018

This study looks at how a sample of Australian creators understand, use and manage copyright law when they want to incorporate copyrighted material into their work. It focuses particularly on creators’ licensing practices and their employment of copyright exceptions (fair dealing).

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14 Mar 2017


In 2015, the Australian government passed the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act, which requires ISPs to collect metadata about their users and store this metadata for two years. From its conception, Australia’s data retention scheme has been controversial. In...


15 Nov 2013

Australia wants to foster innovation in a digital economy, but our copyright laws discourage businesses from investing in new technologies and make it harder for individuals to access the knowledge upon which innovation is based. Yesterday’s US decision in the Google Books case shows why...


25 Oct 2008

This article reports on a briefing session on ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) hosted by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The author notes "consumer and users are extremely under-represented at public discussions such as this one. We looked around the room, and when...


16 Nov 2007

As Web 2.0 technologies proliferate, an increasing number of Australians, especially young Australians, are relying primarily on information and communication technologies to engage and interact with each other and the world. If governments are to have meaningful interaction with young people, it is therefore important...

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