Simpsons Solicitors

UTS Dean of Law appointed head of ALRC review into copyright in the digital environment

February 10th 2012

Attorney-General Nicola Roxon has announced the appointment of Professor Jill McKeough (Dean of Law at the University of Technology, Sydney) to lead an Australian Law Reform Commission review of copyright law.

The review will focus on copyright in the digital environment and particularly on the suitability of current exceptions in copyright legislation.

Draft terms of reference are expected soon. We will link to these as soon as they are made available.

For more information see below link:

http://www.alrc.gov.au/news-media/media-release/professor-jill-mckeough-appointed-alrc-commissioner-copyright-inquiry

To read more about this story go to: http://www.copyright.org.au/news-and-policy/details/id/2034/

For inquiries relating to publishing and copyright law please contact Adam Simpson.