Deborah De Angelis and I wrote a short recap of the directive debate in Italy, published by .

14 months wasted by Parliament. All the work is still ahead of us, as shown by art. 14 for the .
communia-association.org/2021/

Yes, let's consider the «extent to which yet further protection creates unrelated or illegitimate harms [and] keep a monopoly within its lawful bounds».

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Go go!

«In a 6-2 decision, the justices overturned a lower court's ruling that found Google's inclusion of Oracle's software code in Android did not constitute a fair use under U.S. law.»
reuters.com/article/idUSKBN2BS
supremecourt.gov/opinions/20pd

Last week discovered that monopolies are bad, competition good. It immediately proceeded to suggest that the USA expand monopolies further, "copy" the restrictive -related regimes.
blogs.microsoft.com/on-the-iss

30 minutes since waking up and already I wrote two emails strategising about . Maybe I should stop.

The next 4 years in internet legislation are going to be a nightmare with and directive aka maximalism by the backdoor.

But at least in 2022 I'll be able to easily go to by train from via and . (Should be feasible in two nights, one for the Turku-Stockholm ferry and one for the final night train.) Thank you, Sweden!
euractiv.com/section/railways/

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Good news in the imperialism department, for once.
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Majority of Dutch MPs supports resolution that rejects EU-Mercosur trade agreement. twitter.com/nos/status/1267839
twitter.com/peterteffer/status

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È ora di sfruttare tutto il potenziale della "copia privata": tassiamo anche carta e penna, occhiali per presbiti, apparecchi acustici, segnalibri, borse 24 ore, scrittoi, lampade da tavolo, tagliacarte, interventi sulla cataratta, vaccini anti-pertosse! Difendiamo il .
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RT @MCPievatolo
In vista un ulteriore aumento della tassa per la copia privata dday.it/redazione/35577/compen
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Imagine: a small troop of disgruntled authors sues Disney for plagiarism in every Disney title under the sun in various jurisdictions, gets an army of ruthless Disney lawyers to wage scorched-earth litigation to defend plagiarism, ahem, the .
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RT @nemobis
When Disney is sued for infringement, it seems the public is always better off: if Disney loses, it's less money for the racketeers; but if Disney wins, it's by…
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When Disney is sued for infringement, it seems the public is always better off: if Disney loses, it's less money for the racketeers; but if Disney wins, it's by expanding (plagiarism is fine if it's by Disney).
ipkitten.blogspot.com/2020/05/

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Abbonamenti alla musica in streaming: le etichette si pappano almeno dieci volte quanto vada agli artisti. Chiamalo, se vuoi, .

Dai documenti sulla direttiva in Senato: senato.it/3710 (soprassediamo sulle percentuali errate di itsright).

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RT @WikimediaItalia
La presentazione e il testo con tutti i nostri suggerimenti mandati oggi al Senato sulla trasposizione della direttiva 2019.
zenodo.org/record/3827231

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Che software è questo che usa il Senato per le connessioni audio/video via SIP con webtv e videoconferenze? (Visto nell'audizione .)

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Il colonialismo non è mai finito. Si esercita con metodi diversi, come l'esproprio anti-proletario in nome della sedicente "proprietà intellettuale".

Il Sud Africa è un paese sovrano o un protettorato? Il suo presidente può firmare leggi senza chiedere il permesso alla Disney?
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La rappresentanza si unisce all'industria del : scrive al presidente del per bloc…
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Se si potesse mettere sulla legge, «A State could monetize its entire suite of legislative history. With today's digital tools, States might even launch a subscription or pay-per-law service.»

Vedo un ministro a cui luccicano già gli occhi: "Un Netflix della legge!".
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RT @WikimediaItalia
Vittoria storica per il in USA: niente sulla legge, nemmeno se annotata.

Una…
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I just registered (again?) for , to read some court cases about of course. It doesn't like my credit card, which the happily accepted.

Does this at least mean that my data, being untrustworthy, will not be send to the ?

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What can "ethical licenses" achieve, compared to ?

It seems to me a matter of personal agency and moral complicity, similar to , , . So maybe base their actionability on moral rights and non-endorsement rather than economic rights within ?

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These oral arguments on are a fascinating dance, I got addicted too. Better than a thriller or a spy story. <insert team sport analogy>


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Perhaps obsessive, but every night I've been replaying oral arguments in the case of Georgia versus Public dot Resource dot Org uh Inc. supremecourt.gov/oral_argument I'm increasingly hopefu…
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