LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - The entertainment's industry new piracy warnings to computer users started flowing Monday as the industry and internet service providers finally launched their long-promised Copyright Alert System.
Directed by Julien Duvivier. With Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson, Kieron Moore, Hugh Dempster. Stefan and Dolly Oblonsky have had a little spat and Stefan has asked his sister, Anna Karenina, to come down to Moscow to help mend the rift...
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Copyright extremism - and greed. It's about time the "rights" to long dead authors of any work should have a time limit. If he Copyright extrmists had their way Shakespeare would still be "owned" by them. It's the author who owns his or her work and should benefit. Not his decendents in perpetuity.
Last week the content-creating industry launched a new effort aimed at preventing copyright infringement: the Copyright Alert System—CAS, also called "six strikes." It's a warning system intended to curb illegal downloads of music, movies, and other content by consumers over peer-to-peer networks. Instead of imposing heavy fines or arresting egregious downloaders, ISPs will warn them (up to six times), attempt to educate them, and then take corrective measures.