Jun 10, 2015

Canadian broadcasters catching on to size of VPN problem

Advocate Daily Post

A Bell Media executive’s recent comments calling Canadians’ use of geo-blocking devices to watch U.S. Netflix “stealing” are a sign that large broadcasters are finally acknowledging the extent of the problem, says Toronto lawyer Kevin Fisher.

As CBC News reports, Bell Media’s new president Mary Ann Turcke told attendees at the Telecom Summit in Toronto that Canadians who “skirt copyright laws by finding ways of accessing digital content hurt Canadian culture and jobs and need to stop.”

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