Reply to questions to candidates from Mike Redmond

Thank you for your questions on my position regarding copyright law.

I believe that copyright should continue to be a balance of the interests of
users and creators. I have no opinion on whether the duration of copyright
should be shortened, but I have heard no compelling reasons to do so.
Generally, Canadian copyright law should continue to conform to international

I am not familiar with the Heritage Committee report and I cannot comment on

I would be interested in hearing your thoughts on how users rights can be
clarified or enhanced, but I do not think I have enough information now to
advise you whether or not I could sign your petition.


Mike Redmond
Conservative Party of Canada Candidate
Burnaby-New Westminster