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Liberal government fills last two vacancies on Copyright Board

Media | 11/07/2018 4:00 pm EST

The federal government has named two new members to the Copyright Board of Canada, a move that fills the last vacancies on the board and comes alongside Ottawa introducing new board reform measures. Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains announced Wednesday that Katherine Braun and René Côté will serve on the board on as part-time members on four-year terms, starting immediately. Bains said in a statement the two will “help usher in a modernized Copyright Board of Canada.” Braun is an economist from St. Albert, Alberta, and has spent the last decade working with the United Nations on...