It is Friday again and that means that it is time for another episode of the Copyright 2.0 Show.
We are back! After missing a week due to Patrick being gone to SXSW, we have returned to get caught up on the latest copyright news and we have some major stories this week including some ugly reveals in the Viacom/YouTube case as well as an update on the Digital Economy Bill in Britain.
All in all, there were thirteen stories this week including news from all over the copyright world including our “Weird Story of the Week”.
This week’s stories include:
- Viacom and Google Sling Some Mud
- The Digital Economy Bill Takes a Step Forward
- ACTA Suffers a Setback
- Rapidshare Terminates Some Accounts
- A Very Interesting Anti-Piracy Strategy
- And Many more…
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