Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Copyright http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Brazil: New Decree Regulates Copyrights http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404484_text Copyright; Intellectual property - On June 22, 2015, Brazilian President Dilma Roussef signed Decree No. 8,469 on the collective management of copyrights. (Dilma Assina Decreto que Regulamenta Direitos Autorias, VEJA (June 23, 2015); Decreto No. 8.469, de... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404484_text Global Legal Monitor: Australia: Law Allowing Blocking of Copyright-Infringing Websites Passed http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404468_text Copyright; Intellectual property; Internet - On June 22, 2015, Brazilian President Dilma Roussef signed Decree No. 8,469 on the collective management of copyrights. (Dilma Assina Decreto que Regulamenta Direitos Autorias, VEJA (June 23, 2015); Decreto No. 8.469, de On June 22, 2015, the Australian Senate passed a bill that will allow copyright holders to request that overseas websites be blocked in Australia on the grounds that those websites have the "primary purpose" of facilitating... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 23 Jun 2015 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404468_text Global Legal Monitor: Italy: Implementation of EU Legislation on Orphan Works http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404217_text Copyright; Orphan works - On June 22, 2015, Brazilian President Dilma Roussef signed Decree No. 8,469 on the collective management of copyrights. (Dilma Assina Decreto que Regulamenta Direitos Autorias, VEJA (June 23, 2015); Decreto No. 8.469, de On June 22, 2015, the Australian Senate passed a bill that will allow copyright holders to request that overseas websites be blocked in Australia on the grounds that those websites have the "primary purpose" of facilitating Italy recently amended its Copyright Law to address the issue of orphan works. On November 25, 2014, Legislative Decree No. 163 of November 10, 2014, Implementation of European Directive 2012/28/EU on Certain Permitted Uses of Orphan... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404217_text Global Legal Monitor: Vietnam: Copyright Infringement Fines to Be Increased http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403764_text Copyright - On June 22, 2015, Brazilian President Dilma Roussef signed Decree No. 8,469 on the collective management of copyrights. (Dilma Assina Decreto que Regulamenta Direitos Autorias, VEJA (June 23, 2015); Decreto No. 8.469, de On June 22, 2015, the Australian Senate passed a bill that will allow copyright holders to request that overseas websites be blocked in Australia on the grounds that those websites have the "primary purpose" of facilitating Italy recently amended its Copyright Law to address the issue of orphan works. On November 25, 2014, Legislative Decree No. 163 of November 10, 2014, Implementation of European Directive 2012/28/EU on Certain Permitted Uses of Orphan Under a government decree of October 16, 2013, Vietnam will be increasing the fines imposed for copyright infringement. The highest level fine for an individual who infringes on a copyright will be VND250 million (about US$11,700);... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403764_text