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Episode 48: Sam Trosow and Lisa Macklem on Copyright and Fair Dealing During a Pandemic

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Episode 48: Sam Trosow and Lisa Macklem on Copyright and Fair Dealing During a Pandemic
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With millions of Canadian students at home due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the importance of fair dealing has grown as teachers seek to provide access to teaching materials and ensure they remain compliant with the law. Sam Trosow and Lisa Macklem of Western University recently published a detailed analysis on fair dealing and emergency remote teaching in Canada. They joined  the podcast to discuss fair dealing, its application during the current pandemic, and recent developments involving reading aloud programs as well as the Federal Court of Appeal decision in York University v. Access Copyright.
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