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ACTA stumbles in Germany | Intellectual Property | ZDNet UK

ACTA stumbles in Germany | Intellectual Property | ZDNet UK | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it

The country's Auswärtiges Amt, or foreign office, has withdrawn instructions to sign ACTA, an international agreement aimed at harmonising copyright enforcement around the world. A German government source told ZDNet UK on Friday the government will postpone its decision on whether it should sign or not until after the European Parliament has voted on the treaty in June.

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EMI Vice President comes out against SOPA and ACTA

EMI Vice President comes out against SOPA and ACTA | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it
The VP of EMI's Urban Promotions says that the best way to tackle piracy is not to introduce bills like ACTA or SOPA - but to simply provide better service.
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Music Week - Music Week - Music business magazine - Controversial ACTA treaty signed by EU, rapporteur quits over 'masquerade'

Music Week - Music Week - Music business magazine - Controversial ACTA treaty signed by EU, rapporteur quits over 'masquerade' | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it

"The European Union and its member states - including the UK - have signed the controversial anti-piracy agreement ACTA.

The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), often compared to US proposed bill SOPA, is an international trade pact that seeks to establish an international legal framework for countries to join voluntarily. It would effectively create an anti-piracy governing body."

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