Valenti waves flag against digital piracy

Crabtree, Susan
October 2003
Daily Variety;10/24/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 15, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that Motion Picture Association of American topper Jack Valenti defended the implementation of the broadcast flag, a federal regulation aimed at blocking Internet piracy of digital entertainment. Argument that the flag would force a federal-approved technology on individual computer and software companies; Impact of the flag on consumers; Valenti's clarification of some of the myths regarding the flag.


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