Michael Geist

Only TekSavvy is Appealing a Court Ruling on Copyright Website Blocking: Geist

Earlier this month, it was reported Rogers, Bell and Videotron were successful in gaining a court order to block access to a website named ‘GoldTV’, accused of content theft by the telecoms. Now, an appeal has been launched by one internet service provider to fight this website blocking order—TekSavvy. Ottawa Law Professor, Michael Geist, reiterates...

Why Federal Minister Navdeep Bains Has a ‘Failing Wireless Strategy’: Geist

University of Ottawa Law Professor, Dr. Michael Geist, has shared his thoughts on why Navdeep Bains, the Minister in charge of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED), has failed Canadians with his wireless strategy. Geist calls out Bains for his repeated, go-to line, that every wireless change under his watch by telecoms has been “a step...