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Anti-piracy PSAs come in all shapes and sizes, but nearly all of them fail to appeal to the public they’re intended for.
Today, as part of the Industry Trust’s “Moments Worth Paying For” campaign, British comedian Ricky Gervais gives it a shot with a special anti-piracy message of his own. 313 more words
While threats against The Pirate Bay were once in vogue, entertainment industry outfits have already decided that attacking ancillary legitimate companies might be the way forward. 815 more words
In recent years various entertainment industry groups have switched their efforts away from legislation, towards voluntary cooperation with various stakeholders.
This has resulted in several agreements with Internet providers, advertising agencies and payment processors, which are all designed to help prevent piracy. 570 more words
Following successful prosecutions of torrent site operators such as those behind The Pirate Bay, Sweden has turned to the increasing problem of online streaming.
Cases involving streaming sites are relatively rare and as a result, case law is thin on the ground. 645 more words