Canadian Copyright Group Sending Huge Bills To Schools For Daring To Teach Kids With Photocopies
from the can't-educate-unless-you-pay-up dept
A recent ruling by the Copyright Board of Canada has changed how much schools had to pay for copying educational materials, such as textbooks, newspapers and magazines. Michael Geist lets us know that collections group Access Copyright, apparently wasted little time before sending bills that reached hundreds of thousands of dollars to various school districts. Apparently, you can’t educate kids unless you pay up.