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More Than 23,000 Sued Over ‘Expendables’ Downloads   12 May, 2011

More than 23,300 individuals accused of downloading Lionsgate’s The Expendables are being sued in...More>>

'The Expendables'
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Pirated DVDs: The Ultimate Political Swag   16 May, 2011

Societal indifference to pirated DVD movies took a new twist when illegal copies of a movie...More>>

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Venture Capitalists Speak Out Against PROTECT IP   23 Jun, 2011

More than 50 venture capitalists submitted a letter to the U.S. Congress June 23, objecting to a...More>>

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Report: MPA Asks Britain to Block Piracy Site   29 Jun, 2011

The Motion Picture Association, the international arm of the Motion Picture Association of America,...More>>

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Studios, PayPal Shut Down Illegal Disc Operations   29 Jun, 2011

With the help of the Asia Pacific arm of the Motion Picture Association, PayPal June 22 permanently...More>>

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Content Protection Goes Grassroots   6 Jul, 2011

Studios and groups representing the film and television industries have banded together to create a...More>>

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Internet Providers, Studios Team Up for ‘Copyright Alert’ System   7 Jul, 2011

Five of the nation’s largest Internet service providers, or ISPs, have teamed up with the...More>>

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IFTA Touts Copyright Alerts   7 Jul, 2011

The Independent Film & Television Alliance and a coalition of its member companies join the chorus...More>>

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Grand Jury Indicts Illegal Movie Download Service   13 Sep, 2011

A federal investigation that last summer shutdown a website allegedly offering illegal Hollywood...More>>

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Study: Removing DRM May Reduce Piracy   11 Oct, 2011

A joint study by Rice University and Duke University challenges the idea that music digital rights...More>>

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‘Avatar,’ ‘The Dark Knight’ Top All-time Piracy List   13 Oct, 2011

'Avatar' is the No. 1 box office moneymaker of all time, and according to the website Torrent...More>>

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House Unveils New Online Piracy Bill   26 Oct, 2011

A bipartisan bill aimed at combating online piracy was introduced in the House Oct. 26, aiming to...More>>

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Piracy in China a Difficult Battle   22 Nov, 2011

Rampant piracy in China is a problem due to a combination of restrictions in some places and a lack...More>>

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Illegal DVD Sites Shut Down   28 Nov, 2011

At least two websites accused of selling and distributing counterfeit DVDs were shut down by the...More>>

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MPAA Slams New Piracy Bill   9 Dec, 2011

New draft legislation aiming to both fight digital piracy and protect Internet security was...More>>

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Media, Entertainment Companies to Congress: ‘Stop Online Piracy’   13 Dec, 2011

Dozens of New York entertainment companies — including Viacom, Time Warner, CBS and NBC-Universal...More>>

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Congress Besieged With Anti-piracy Videos   14 Dec, 2011

Creative America, the grassroots entertainment group launched to combat piracy, sent hundreds of...More>>

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‘Wolverine’ Pirate Gets Year in Prison   21 Dec, 2011

A New York man who admitted to uploading to the Internet an illegal copy of 'X-Men Origins:...More>>

'X-Men Origins: Wolverine'
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Group Seeks to Remove Disc Copy Protection   21 Dec, 2011

The U.S. Copyright Office soon will consider a request that could effectively render content...More>>

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Feds List Worst Markets for Content Theft   21 Dec, 2011

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, or USTR, has published its list of the worst...More>>

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