Michael Geist

Letters For This Tag

The Senate Bill C-10 debate wrapped up yesterday with several speeches and a vote to send the bill to committee for further study. Given that the Senate... more
Bill C-10
CRTC
Social Media
free speech
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Michael Geist
David Adams Richards
Bill C-10 was once again a major topic of discussion during Question Period in the House of Commons yesterday, with questions focusing on the broad scope of... more
Bill C-10
Social Media
cdnpoli
free speech
Michael Geist
For the past two years, the prospect of creating a Netflix tax or Internet tax has been the digital policy issue that would not die in Canada. The Standing... more
Michael Geist
Digital Economy
ISPs
Digital media
netflix
tax
Justin Trudeau
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Last month I posted on the responses to the CRTC’s consultation on the future of Canadian programming, which yielded over 200 submissions that envision... more
net neutrality
CRTC
Digital media
broadcasting
Internet
Michael Geist
telecommunications
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The Canadian government announced plans for the development of a national IP strategy in this year’s budget. The Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic... more
Innovation
science
Economic Development
National IP Strategy
e-commerce
Research
Michael Geist
Canada
The Centre for International Governance Innovation, the well-respected independent think tank based in Waterloo, has posted the first part of an exceptional... more
copyright
Innovation
IT Innovation
Canadian government policy
Michael Geist
Centre for International Governance Innovation
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