Copyright & A2K Issues - 20 February 2018

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Intellectual Property:

Intellectual Property Policies for Solar Geoengineering


Everyone Creates: New Empirical Data Shows Just How Much The Internet Has Enabled A New Creative Economy

Re:Create Report – Unlocking The Gates: America’s New Creative Economy

A Ruling Over Embedded Tweets Could Change Online Publishing

Copyright For Libraries Around The World In 2018

Google Updates Image Search to Curb Misuse

Law On Internet Memes (India)

New Draft WIPO Broadcasting Treaty Text Published

Marrakesh Treaty on access to published works for blind and visually impaired persons - Council authorises ratification

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