Nothing has happened recently that has allayed the concerns many of us have had for several years about the future of copyright.
The outlook overall remains very precarious for rightsholders of all kinds and I see no signs of that changing any time soon. Whether it’s a new government review of copyright, new legislation, or a hostile judicial decision, there’s no shortage of worrying signals...
Monday, March 27, 2017
Article: Michael Healy’s 2017 Copyright Outlook: ‘Precarious for Rightsholders’
Michael Healy, executive director for international relations with Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), gave an interview recently where he discussed his 2017 outlook for copyright around the world. There is much in the interview to note and digest, and you can read it here. For example, Healy noted: