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Olympic Committee & Top Soccer Groups Urge US Govt. Action Over Pirate IPTV

Breaking The International Olympic Committee and leading soccer organizations including FIFA and the Premier League are urging the United States Trade Representative to apply maximum pressure to Saudi Arabia over TV piracy. While beoutQ’s illegal satellite broadcasts stopped last August, its set-top boxes now present an Internet-based pirate IPTV threat, the sports groups say. Each […]

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American Petroleum Institute Obtains DMCA Subpoena Ordering Cloudflare Action Against Pirate Site

Breaking The American Petroleum Institute has obtained a DMCA subpoena requiring Cloudflare to stop doing business with, and hand over the personal details of, individuals behind several domains offering pirated copies of its standards. The powerful oil and gas association says that its standards are only available in physical formats so the PDF copies currently […]

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DISH and Bell IPTV ‘Pirates’ Pressed to Settle Or Face Legal Action

NagraStar, a join venture between DISH Network and Kudelski Group, is going after people who use pirate IPTV services to access DISH and Bell TV programming. The company is demanding $3,500 settlements and cautions that those who don’t cooperate can expect legal action. Traditional file-sharing pirates are no stranger to settlement demands from copyright holders.  […]