September 2002
Mix;Sep2002, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p16
Focuses on the introduction of the Peer to Peer Piracy Prevention Act, a bill legalizing the authority of copyright holders in California. Context of the bill; Impact of the act on the customers; Factors affecting the passage of the bill.


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