Items tagged "1201"
Media Alert: Public Knowledge to Host Press Briefing on DMCA Digital Lock Exemptions Oct. 28October 28, 2015 1201 , Anti-circumvention , Copyright Reform , DMCA
Public Knowledge will host a press briefing Wednesday, October 28 at 2 p.m. EDT to discuss the Digital Millennium Copyright Act triennial exemption process for digital locks. The DMCA’s rules against bypassing digital locks harm consumers and interfere with everyday uses of technology, holding people liable for copyright violations just for accessing their own data on their own devices.Read More
Public Knowledge Welcomes Sen. Wyden’s Proposal to Reform Digital Millennium Copyright ActApril 16, 2015 1201 , Copyright Reform , DMCA , Fair Use
Today, Senator Wyden (D-OR) introduced legislation to reform the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Public Knowledge supports the Senator’s Breaking Down Barriers to Innovation Act, which would address the problems posed by the DMCA’s triennial anticircumvention provisions that prevent the unlocking of digital devices even for lawful uses.Read More