Tuesday, April 19, 2005

House OKs Family Copyright Bill

The House has passed the Family Entertainment and Copyright Act of 2005 (HR357). This is the legislation that Clearplay was hoping for.

Wired News: House OKs Family Copyright Bill

Monday, April 04, 2005

Japan's high court - online music file-sharing illegal

"The Tokyo High Court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that MMO Japan Ltd violated the Copyright Law by providing an online service for swapping music files and ordered it to pay a total of 71 million yen in damages to a copyright association and 19 record labels."

For the rest of the story: Japan Today - News - High court upholds online music file-sharing as illegal

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