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Anti-Piracy Outfit “Works With ISPs” to Monitor Pirate Consumption
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Anti-Piracy Outfit “Works With ISPs” to Monitor Pirate Consumption

For as long as peer-to-peer (P2P) networks such as BitTorrent have existed, anti-piracy companies have been monitoring the activities of those who use them. This ... Read More

House Judiciary Committee Doesn’t Want ‘DMCA-Style’ Safe Harbor in Trade Agreements
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House Judiciary Committee Doesn’t Want ‘DMCA-Style’ Safe Harbor in Trade Agreements

When President Clinton signed the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DMCA) into law in 1998, its goal was to ready copyright law for the digital age. ... Read More

MPA America Quietly Takes Over Yet More ‘Pirate’ IPTV Domains
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MPA America Quietly Takes Over Yet More ‘Pirate’ IPTV Domains

When pirate sites are taken down following legal action, it’s not uncommon for the plaintiffs to try and take control of their domains. The practice ... Read More

Massive Legal Bills Force TVAddons’ Adam Lackman Towards Bankruptcy
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Massive Legal Bills Force TVAddons’ Adam Lackman Towards Bankruptcy

TVAddons was once the go-to place for the vast majority of Kodi addons, regardless of who authored them or how they were ultimately used. Visitors ... Read More

Piracy Boosts Sales of Some Manga Comics, Research Shows
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Piracy Boosts Sales of Some Manga Comics, Research Shows

Manga Rock comic Manga piracy has been in the news quite a bit this month. The popular manga comic scanlation platform Manga Rock announced that it ... Read More

MPAA Unifies Global Brand and Becomes MPA America
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MPAA Unifies Global Brand and Becomes MPA America

The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) is known as one of the world’s leading anti-piracy organizations. The trade association has been around for nearly ... Read More

The Xtream Codes IPTV Takedown is Complex and Confused
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The Xtream Codes IPTV Takedown is Complex and Confused

As reported Wednesday, police in Italy and several other European countries coordinated to take down Xtream Codes, at least one IPTV provider, and more than ... Read More

Millennium Films Goes After Verystream, Streamango, and Others
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Millennium Films Goes After Verystream, Streamango, and Others

Millennium Films and its daughter companies have been rather active with their anti-piracy efforts in recent months. The movie companies have targeted some of the ... Read More

Xtream Codes IPTV System Targeted in Massive Police Operation
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Xtream Codes IPTV System Targeted in Massive Police Operation

Reports of legal action and law enforcement activities against IPTV services and providers are a regular occurrence but news coming out of Italy this morning ... Read More