Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Bill 2015


(Mozart Olbrycht-Palmer) #1

Legislation for copyright infringement injunctions (website blocking) was introduced last week. It’s being put through the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee, which is taking submissions until 16 April.

The Bill: http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_LEGislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5446

The Inquiry: http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Legal_and_Constitutional_Affairs/Copyright_Bill_2015

The substantial aspects of the legislation are only about three pages long.

You can contribute to the submission at: https://www.overleaf.com/2455933cnnjjq


(Mozart Olbrycht-Palmer) #2

Article giving an explanation of how the legislation will work: http://law.olbrychtpalmer.net/2015/04/06/online-infringment-bill-2015.html