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Estimates: Who is advising George Brandis on copyright policy?

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Scott Ludlam 29 May 2014

George Brandis labelled Australia the 'worst offender of any country in the world when it comes to piracy'.

The comments come during Senate Estimates on Wednesday night when Minister Brandis said is still considering a report by the Australian Law Reform Commission in the biggest shake-up of copyright laws in Australia.

In Febraury George Brandis gave the first indication there would be a major shake-up of copyright laws in Australia.

Some of the big ticket items is graduated response.

Scott asks Brandis where he is getting his information from and as it turns out the Department has a 'copyright team'.



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