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20 Mar 2009, 6:02 am
From this news item it can be seen that safeguarding the interests of brand owners is recognised as a matter of importance -- but it's safety at a cost.News from New Zealand comes via the ever-vigilant Howard ("Excess Copyright") Knopf, who has furnished the IPKat with a link suggesting  that the NZ government is prepared to repeal its controversial "three strikes" legislation for dealing with copyright-infringing internet users even before that… [read post]
8 Mar 2012, 4:54 pm by Chris Castle
Geist and another blog activist, Howard Knopf, reached what the association refers to as “an impasse. [read post]
2 Sep 2009, 3:09 am
*******************September 1, 2009Howard KnopfRoundtable Presentation Peterborough, Ontario(check against delivery)I am Howard Knopf. [read post]
19 Oct 2011, 1:28 am by Michael Geist
Update: Howard Knopf assesses the impact of this decision on Access Copyright's efforts tariff proposal that seeks compensation for linking to recommended or required readings. [read post]
26 Nov 2013, 11:36 am by Howard Knopf
article=1001&context=researchI look forward to addressing the Honourable Members of this Committee, as I have done at several other Parliamentary Committees in various capacities in the past.Yours sincerely,Howard Knopf [read post]
5 Aug 2013, 6:53 am
Boxing Cats (drawn to the attention of this blogger by Howard Knopf of Excess Copyright fame) here How to be believed here Cat in a box here and (for intellectuals) here Queensberry Rules here Queensbury: a fascinating exercise in naming a locality in London, here [read post]
24 Apr 2014, 6:42 am
Further, WIPO is about more than just normative activities -- its success does not depend solely on creating IP treaties.Next contribution from the audience came from Howard Knopf, who raised a topic that we'd all been wondering about: secrecy of negotiation. [read post]
4 Apr 2014, 9:11 am
 Over in Canada, Katfriend Howard Knopf (Excess Copyright) takes time off from patrolling his usual territory of copyright law, reporting on the impending death of the excess Canadian hyphen -- the one that has blighted the spelling of "trade mark" or "trademark" as "trade-mark", as you can discover by reading here. [read post]
15 May 2019, 3:49 pm by Howard Knopf
The Committee simply ignored the testimony of those with whom it disagreed, including, as Michael Geist points out, Professors Jeremy de Beer, Ariel Katz, Nick Mount, Meera Nair along with author Cory Doctorow and me, lawyer Howard Knopf. [read post]
8 Aug 2023, 11:18 am by Howard Knopf
. *** Howard Knopf is a policy provocateur who, after 43 years, is no longer “practising law”. [read post]
29 Feb 2012, 11:35 pm by David Ma
”.This one comes by way of Howard Knopf who has a nice pithy summary of the facts of the case on his blog. [read post]
22 Dec 2010, 11:58 pm by Michael Geist
  The answer from a growing number of schools is that they are prepared to chart a new path that relies more heavily on emerging technologies and electronic access [as Howard Knopf notes, however, some schools are adopting a very restrictive interpretation of the law in charting this new path]. [read post]
26 Feb 2018, 6:30 am by Michael Geist
The court will be asked to consider both the overpayment and the question of opting-out of the tariff for later years (Howard Knopf and Ariel Katz have written extensively about the issue), but the claim that this is an attack on writers is a remarkable distortion of the facts. [read post]
24 Nov 2015, 6:54 am by Michael Geist
Howard Knopf has characterized it as the difference between dating and marriage. [read post]
16 Dec 2010, 2:54 pm
Until the Supreme Court rules definitively on the subject, and resolves the uncertainties and disparities now pervading this area of the law, purveyors of foreign-made goods should adopt the mantra: caveat vendor".Writing from Canada, Excess Copyright blogger and internationally respected commentator Howard Knopf suspects that legislative intervention may be on the way: "This is a big setback for American retailers and consumers. [read post]
23 May 2011, 3:20 am
With an unprecedented and possibly never-to-be-repeated admission that he is lost for words, the IPKat's friend and fellow blogger Howard Knopf records the horrific sight (above) of a copyright symbol being claimed as a trade mark. [read post]
17 Nov 2009, 12:35 am by Michael Geist
The piece appears as part of a special section on copyright that included an interview with Industry Minister Tony Clement, Charlie Angus, Howard Knopf, Pina D'Agostino, and Simon Doyle (amont others). [read post]
17 Mar 2015, 6:55 am by Michael Geist
The first intervener, Howard Knopf, raised important arguments on behalf of the Centre for Intellectual Property Policy and Professor Ariel Katz on whether Copyright Board tariffs can be mandatory on users. [read post]
5 Mar 2012, 5:18 am
 You can read all about the background to why this event promises to be so interesting in Howard Knopf's instructive post on Excess Copyright here. ? [read post]
25 Nov 2011, 6:47 am
At the MARQUES Conference in Baveno this year, a genuine IPKat shares a quiet moment with a furry fake  The IPKat's friend and fellow blogger Howard ("Excess Copyright") Knopf has drawn his attention to the alarming news of allegations that real furs are being passed off as faux fur (here) and that the Humane Society of the United States has filed a legal petition with the Federal Trade Commission, alleging that eleven retailers have falsely labelled or… [read post]