MEDIA RELEASE - Dr Rhonda Smith reappointed to Copyright Tribunal
Government has announced the reappointment of Dr Rhonda Smith as a non-judicial
member of the Copyright Tribunal of Australia for two years from
12 December 2015.
Dr Smith has
been a member of the Copyright Tribunal for 14 years and brings economic expertise
that is highly valued, given the complexity of economic evidence often
presented to the Tribunal.
Tribunal is a specialist Commonwealth tribunal that principally hears disputes
relating to the fixing of royalties and remuneration payable under licences for
the use of copyright material.
Dr Smith is a
Senior Lecturer in the Economics Department of the University of Melbourne and
has been an Associate Commissioner and Commissioner of the Australian
Competition and Consumer Commission.
Government congratulates Dr Smith on her reappointment.