[x]Blackmoor Vituperative

Monday, 2010-09-06

Obama administration does not know the difference between theft and copyright infringement

Filed under: Intellectual Property — bblackmoor @ 19:35

The head of the US Commerce Department wants online pirates to be treated just like “thieves.” We assume he’ll be calling for dramatic reductions in statutory damages, then.

(from ars technica, Obama administration: “Piracy is flat, unadulterated theft”)