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  • Five Things Szabó Dorottya Said

    Published: Wed 26 Jan 2022 01:08PM EST Comments: 4

    Every month or so the OTW will be doing a Q&A with one of its volunteers about their experiences in the organization. The posts express each volunteer's personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the OTW or constitute OTW policy. Today's post is with one of our Fanhackers staffers on our Communications Committee.

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  • Help OTW Advocate for Fan-Friendly Law In Hong Kong

    Published: Sun 23 Jan 2022 11:56AM EST Comments: 86

    Right now, Hong Kong is in the process of reviewing and proposing changes to its copyright law, and has put out a public call for consultation. OTW Legal will be submitting a comment in response to this request, recommending that Hong Kong's copyright law be made more flexible to allow more freedom for fans to create and share fanworks.

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  • International Fanworks Day 2022 is Coming Soon

    Published: Sat 15 Jan 2022 12:08PM EST Comments: 39

    Get ready: International Fanworks Day is only one month away! International Fanworks Day, or IFD, was founded in 2014 by the OTW. It’s a celebration of all types of fanworks, and it’s held annually on February 15. This year we're celebrating the 8th annual IFD!

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