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ISPs Move Forward on Policing Copyright Infringers

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CNET is reporting that Internet service providers (ISPs) are moving forward with a plan to police online copyright infringement. Although Verizon, Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and others had announced the intention to band together to fight piracy a year ago, there had been no further mention of an actual policy until recently — and it […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

March 21st, 2012 at 4:19 pm

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Copyright Infringements Alleged in Mass Movie Downloading Suit

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The US Copyright Group has been busy filing lawsuits against at least 50,000 people accused of downloading and therefore allegedly infringing on the copyrights of independent films through the popular BitTorrent service.

While some cases have already settled out of court, others continue, leaving movie downloaders to wonder whether they could be next.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the fledgling company began considering such lawsuits when its lawyers

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 1st, 2010 at 9:38 am