Federal Politics

Peter Martin

Peter Martin is the Economics Editor for The Age.

The Productivity Commission believes Australian rules that permit the use of copyrighted works only in specific ...

Copyright: What you see and hear could be about to change

Australia's copyright laws would be dramatically simplified, the collecting agency placed on probation, and small copyright owners given a forum in which to take on big corporations under a series of sweeping recommendations to be tabled by the government on Tuesday.