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Hong Kong gov’t mulls copyright law amendments after plans shelved in 2011 and 2016 amid protests

The Hong Kong government began a three-month public consultation on Wednesday for plans to amend the Copyright Ordinance – the controversial legislation had previously been ditched twice. According to government consultation papers, the proposal was drafted based on the Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014, which was shelved in 2016 after the legislation failed to pass in […]