Copyright lobby (IIPA) demands that USTR punish governments who 'consider' mandating open source softwareSubmitted by thiru on 2. March 2010 - 4:38
On February 18, 2010, the International Intellectual Property Alliance (IIPA), a trade association whose members include the Business Software Alliance (BSA), the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) prepared a 498 page submission to the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) detailing their concerns with 39 countries or territories which the IIPA believed were not providing adequate and effective protection of their
In their own words: why they oppose the treaty to facilitate access and sharing of works for people with reading disabilitiesSubmitted by Manon Ress on 20. November 2009 - 21:16
Now that we know who are the people opposed to an international treaty to facilitate access and sharing of accessible formats of works for blind people and people with reading disabilities, let’s read what their arguments against the treaty are.
I was able to highlight 10 main arguments and you can check in their own words below if you do not believe me: