Copyright 2.0 Show – Episode 281 – Risk Campions

Risk Game BoxIt is Friday again and that means that it is time for another episode of the Copyright 2.0 Show.

It’s been a doozy of a week for copyright news this go around. Not only is the House Judiciary Committee looking into the possibility of a complete redraft of copyright law, but The Pirate Bay gains +4 armies in Risk for its strategy of invading one country at a time.

We also have an interesting result in the Craigslist/PadMapper case and news that the Pirate Party has had their most successful election yet. All of that plus news on Belgian ISPs and China sending off a warning shot to app store owners of all types.

All in all, this is one episode you do not want to miss.

This week’s stories include:

  • House Judiciary Committee to Hold Hearings on Copyright Law
  • Craigslist Wins Early but Important Victory Against PadMapper, 3Taps
  • Pirate Party Wins Seats in Icelandic Parliament
  • Belgian ISPs Sued for Not Paying Copyright Levies
  • The Pirate Bay Moves Domains Again
  • Chinese Court Fines Apple Over App Store Infringement
  • Game Developers Teach an Interesting Lesson About Piracy

You can download the MP3 file here (59:00, direct download). Those interested in subscribing to the show can do so via this feed.

Show Notes

About the Hosts

Jonathan Bailey


Jonathan Bailey (@plagiarismtoday) is the Webmaster and author of Plagiarism Today (Hint: You’re there now) and works as a copyright and plagiarism consultant. Though not an attorney, he has resolved over 700 cases of plagiarism involving his own work and has helped countless others protect their work and develop strategies for making their content work as hard as possible toward their goals.

Patrick O’Keefe


Patrick O’Keefe (@iFroggy) is the owner of the iFroggy Network, a network of websites covering various interests. He’s the author of the book “Managing Online Forums,” a practical guide to managing online communities and social spaces. He maintains a blog about online community management at and a personal blog at



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