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Rightsholders Want to Completely Delist ‘Pirate’ Domains From Search Results

In a closed-door meeting this week to discuss the formation of a new anti-piracy law, rightsholders in Russia proposed that pirate sites should be completely delisted from search results, rather than just links to specified content. Internet companies are said to be against the measures, despite agreement on other fronts. The anti-piracy wars are fought […]

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Ukraine Cyberpolice Reveal Results of ‘Operation Pirates’

Several weeks ago the Ukrainian government announced the launch of a new campaign to crack down on online piracy. According to the country’s cyberpolice unit, 30 ‘pirate resources’ have been closed, 19 criminal proceedings are underway, with progress also reported against ‘camming’ and live TV piracy. After being regularly featured in the USTR’s ‘Priority Watch […]