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Government trying to deny Megaupload fair legal representation

The United States government has adopted a take-no-prisoners attitude in its prosecution of Megaupload, seeming to raise every conceivable objection to Megaupload's efforts to defend itself. We've already covered the government's attempts to...

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Sunday, April 15th, 2012 Net News No Comments

MPAA Demands Hotfile Data From Google, Search Engine Refuses

In February 2011, the MPAA announced that it would be suing Hotfile, one of the Internet’s most popular cyberlocker services. “In less than two years, Hotfile has become one of the 100 most...

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Friday, February 10th, 2012 Net News No Comments

The Pirate Bay Trademark Handed To Alcohol Entrepreneur

Although the site’s activities have been continuously covered in the press, 2009 proved to be a particularly massive year for Pirate Bay-focused column inches. April’s 2009 “guilty” verdict for the site’s founders was...

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Thursday, November 10th, 2011 Net News No Comments

ISP Refuses To Block The Pirate Bay

During May the Copyright Information and Anti-Piracy Centre (CIAPC) and the Finnish branch of IFPI announced that they had filed a lawsuit at the District Court in Helsinki. The latest in a growing...

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Sunday, July 17th, 2011 Net News No Comments

Apple denied preliminary injunction against Amazon’s "Appstore"

A federal judge has denied Apple's motion for a preliminary injunction against Amazon, one that would prevent Amazon from using the term "app store" for its Amazon Appstore for Android . The judge's...

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Thursday, July 7th, 2011 Net News No Comments