Comments on: Potter on Boyle and the Broadcast Treaty Blog, news, books Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:56:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: Alan De Smet Thu, 06 Oct 2005 17:41:48 +0000 Potter’s playing a more subtle trick. He’s not arguing that he needs to 50 year right in general. He’s already taken that as a given. He’s arguing that because the 50 year right is already a given for broadcast, it should be extended to the internet. In doing so he’s suggesting that the right already exists or is at least widely agreed upon, and neatly sidesteps the core argument.