Ed Sheeran Accused of Stealing "Thinking Out Loud" From Marvin Gaye's "Let’s Get It On"

This is the second high profile copyright lawsuit Sheeran faces this year.

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This Pirated TV Network With 500 Channels Just Declared War on Cable

There's nothing networks can do to stop it.

The MPAA is Turning to Elementary Schools to Win the Anti-Piracy Fight

The Motion Picture Association of America, the RIAA, and Internet service providers are rallying together to support a new initiative to educate elementary school students about digital piracy.

Silk Road 2.0: Site Returns a Month After Feds Shut It Down

Illicit goods marketplace Silk Road has returned, stronger than before and eager to resume its shady activities.

Bill C-11: Canadian Pirates Are Walking the Plank, But It's Not Exactly a Terrifying Drop

A case going before the courts regarding illegal file sharing may set precedent for litigation of those who like to download illegally, but bill C-11 means damages will be limited to $5000 max.

Kindle Worlds: Amazon to Sell Fanfiction, But Should Fanfic Writers Participate?

Amazon is going to start selling fanfiction to Kindle users. Sounds tempting, but the fine print of the arrangement should make writers hesitate.

Pirate Bay Documentary Online: Film Puts Copyright Infringement and Internet Freedom in the Spotlight

The Pirate Bay documentary, being released online on Friday, follows the founders of the famous file sharing site as they fight an uphill battle against Hollywood and Swedish authorities.
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World of Warcraft Theme Park: Copyright Infringement Means Nothing Internationally

As the latest theme park shows us, there is no such thing as a copyright in the international market.

SOPA and PIPA Will Not Stop Internet Piracy, Business Solutions Will

SOPA and PIPA got internet juggernauts in a tizzy, but internet piracy is not new. Stopping piracy requires an economic, not a legislative, fix.

Internet Piracy is Not the Problem: It's Time To Eliminate Intellectual Property

Intellectual property harms consumers and stifles innovation, so let's get rid of it.
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Stop Online Piracy Act Will Crush Internet Innovation

SOPA will lead to government censorship of the internet, as well as create an environment of decreased innovation.

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