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Lexology quotes Jay Kerr-Wilson and Ariel Thomas in an article about the New Developments in Communications Law and Policy Conference

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“From broadcasting to telecommunications and everything in between: reflection on the recent new developments in communications law and policy conference” by Keith D. Rose and Julia L. Johnson, Lexology Lexology quotes Ottawa communications lawyers Jay Kerr-Wilson and Ariel Thomas in an article summarizing the panel sessions led by lawyers, government analysts and business leaders in the communications field.


Jay Kerr-Wilson and Ariel Thomas, both of Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, explained how the existence of a distinct Canadian rights market was not an accident: it was the product of regulatory interventions designed to support it, beginning with the creation of the Broadcasting Act and the associated Canadian ownership and simultaneous substitution rules.


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