TITLE

GERMANS RAID PIRATE SITES

AUTHOR(S)
Fritz, Ben
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/22/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 61, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on raids conducted at more than 750 locations by German authorities for film privacy. Groups targeted in raids are alleged to have been responsible for the Internet distribution of more than 500 films since 2001. Officials from the German Ministry of Justice working in conjucation with the German Federation Against Copyright Theft and the Motion Picture Association seized 29 servers, more than 40,000 recordable CDs and DVDs and more than 200 PCs.
ACCESSION #
12680367

 

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