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CISAC President and Vice Presidents call on Canada to ratify CUSMA to extend terms of protection for creators

In a letter sent to the Government of Canada, CISAC President Jean-Michel Jarre and Vice Presidents Angélique Kidjo, Marcelo Piñeyro, Miquel Barceló and Jia Zhang-ke have called on the early ratification of the trade agreement between Canada, the United States of America and the United Mexican States (CUSMA). The trade agreement would align Canadian law with the copyright framework of the vast majority of countries by enacting the extension of the term of protection for authors from 50 to 70 years.

Read more: https://www.cisac.org/Newsroom/Articles/CISAC-President-and-Vice-Presidents-call-on-Canada-to-ratify-CUSMA-to-extend-terms-of-protection-for-creators