Archive: 28 Jun 2013

New Copyright Act Issued in Sudan

New Copyright Act Issued in Sudan

KHARTOUM – Pursuant to the provisions of the Transitional Act No. 2005, Sudan’s President Omar Hassan Al-Bashir issued new Act for Protection of Copyrights, Neighboring Rights and Literary and Artistic Works No. 2013. The new Act enters into force as of the date of its signature. The new Act repeals the Act for Protection of […]

Latest USTR Special 301 Report Shows Need for Concerted Action on Piracy in Key Markets

Latest USTR Special 301 Report Shows Need for Concerted Action on Piracy in Key Markets

WASHINGTON, DC – The Software Alliance welcomed in a press release the US Trade Representative (USTR)’s annual Special 301 Report, which highlights international markets with the worst track records protecting Intellectual Property and providing market access for right holders. “Some of the world’s fastest-growing economies continue to be havens for piracy,” said Jodie Kelley, BSA […]