TITLE

Piracy nets letter of law

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/24/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 39, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reports that U.S. Senator Howard Berman will propose a federal legislation requiring telecommunication and cable operators to send Internet subscribers a warning letter if they access pirated content. Berman disclosed at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce antipiracy panel in August 2007 that he will introduce legislation as early as September. If approved, the bill will mark a significant change in federal law by making Internet service providers responsible for piracy on their networks.
ACCESSION #
26360218

 

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