Obama 'IP Czar' Suggests Felony Charges For Illegal Web Streaming

Posted: Updated:
ILLEGAL STREAMING CRACKDOWN
AP

The Obama administration wants to make sure that the illegal streaming of music and movies over the Internet is a felony, and it also wants to give the federal government wiretap authority in copyright cases.

Victoria Espinel, the Obama administration's IP Enforcement Coordinator, today released her long-awaited wish list (PDF) of intellectual property law changes

Read the whole story at Ars Technica

Around the Web

White House wants new copyright law crackdown

From Our Partners