Another post on The Conference Board

I missed this part. Jeremy de Beer was commissioned to “conduct independent research on copyright legislation”. Apparently Jeremy handed in his report, and none of it was used in the Conference Board reports (which were later recalled). Jeremy has posted his report, Copyright and Innovation in the Networked Information Economy online at the Social Science […]

The Conference Board of Canada – Insights You Can’t Count On

On May 25 Michael Geist pointed out that the Conference Board of Canadacommitted copyright infringement in their report Intellectual Property Rights in the Digital Economy. In response the Conference Board denied plagiarism, and stated that they “Stood behind their findings”. And then, the Conference Board issued a press release withdrawing three reports! What is going […]