Tag Archives: Baidu

Han Han Goes Up Against Baidu as the Copyright Law Amendment Process Moves Forward

July 10, 2012

Two unrelated copyright stories, although I find it interesting that at the same time a major civil suit regarding authors’ rights is being heard, the country is poring over the second draft amendments to the Copyright Law. One of the big issues in the draft is the royalty structure for creative folks in the music […]

Baidu Sued In New York For Net Censorship

May 19, 2011

I’ll write more on this tomorrow, but the basics are that a group of eight pro-democracy folks have sued Baidu in New York because links to their political content is not making its way to users in China via search results. This is a ridiculous, frivolous publicity stunt put forward by professional activists. I’m not […]