On September 2, 2020, the Library Copyright Alliance (LCA) submitted comments to the US Copyright Office in response to their notice of inquiry on sovereign immunity. Sovereign Immunity Comments
On July 27, 2020, LCA submitted comments regarding the June 29, 2020 notice of proposed rulemaking concerning “Mandatory Deposit of Electronic-Only Books.”
On June 2, 2020, David Hansen, associate university librarian and lead copyright & information policy officer at Duke University, testified on behalf of the Association of Research Libraries, the American Library Association, and the Association of College and Research Libraries at a Senate subcommittee hearing on the DMCA notice-and-takedown system. Hansen testified that most universities and research libraries straddle both...
On Marh 17, 2020, the Library Copyright Alliance (LCA) posted an update on the Georgia State E-Reserves Litigation. U.S. District Court Judge Evans determined that 37 of the alleged 48 infringements were fair uses.
On February 28, 2020, the Library Copyright Alliance (LCA), sent a post-hearing brief to the Office of the United States Trade Representative commenting on Docket No. USTR-2019-0020 on South Africa Country Practice Review.