Canadian writers and publishers joint statement on Generative AI

February 4, 2024

In January, 12 organisations representing Canadian writers and publishers issued a joint statement on copyright and Generative artificial intelligence (AI).

It opposes any changes to Canada’s copyright legislation to introduce new exceptions to train large language models for AI, or to give copyright protection to AI-generated products.

You can see the statement here.

You can see the consultation page for the Canadian Government’s consultation here, and its consultation paper here.