5 January 2014

JMSC Suggestions Cited by Government in Report on Copyright Law Reform

A JMSC position paper urging increased legal protection for creators of parodies and similar literary or artistic expression was repeatedly cited by the Hong Kong government in its report on a recently concluded public consultation on copyright law reform.
18 November 2013

JMSC Submits Position Paper on Hong Kong Copyright Law Amendments

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre has submitted a position paper to the Hong Kong government for its draft Copyright (Amendment) Bill. Authored by Professor Peter Yu, a leading expert in international intellectual property and […]
20 August 2013

August 30: Panel – How Should Hong Kong Copyright Law Handle Parodies and Secondary Creations?

Parodies, satire and mashups abound in today’s culture, particularly on the Internet, but should they be regulated and, if so, how? In July 2013, the government launched a consultation on the treatment of parodies under […]