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  1. SOPA Explained: Why It’s Bad for the Web & How to #StopSOPA

    The Protect Intellectual Property Act, or Protect IP/PIPA, is a similar bill that some believe is being played off against SOPA as an alternative, when in reality, many of the provisions have the same effects.

  2. Security and Responsibility on the Virtual Frontier

    Because the goods are all virtual, this very often comes down to an accusation of intellectual property (IP) theft, which falls under the purview of the DMCA. Committing the criminal offense of Trafficking in Stolen Property 2nd degree;

  3. Brand Owners Unite Against Domain Squatters

    According to a CADNA statement, "the coalition's goals are to pursue Congressional legislation that would increase the statutory damages set forth by the existing Anti-Cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act, and to work with World Intellectual...

  4. New Search Patent Filings: August 27, 2006 - Google's Recommendations, IBM's Speedier Pagerank, Napster's Search

    There are times when a Google or Yahoo acquires a company to gain access to the intellectual property of that company, or the intellectual prowess and expertise of that company's employees. The hierarchical organization is used to define a...

  5. Fighting For & More Google Complaints Against Others Who Registered Google-Like Domain Names

    To do so, ResourceShelf searched through the "World Intellectual Property Organization's Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) database and the National Arbitration Forum Domain Name Dispute Proceedings and Decisions database for the information.

  6. Scirus Adds 13 Million Patents to Database

    Scirus now provides searchable access and direct links to more than 13,000 million "scientific" patents from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the European Patent Office (EPO), the Japanese Patent Office (JPO) and the Patent...

  7. Who Runs the .GOV and .EDU Domains?

    For more information, see the report by the World Intellectual Property Organization, "Final Report of the WIPO Internet Domain Name Process. For example, the sponsoring organization for .edu is EDUCAUSE and the sponsoring organization for .gov is...

  8. Avast, Ye Search Engine Pirates!

    Search WIPO Cases and WIPO Panel Decisions Another search engine for domain name disputes, from the World Intellectual Property Organization. As the ultimate overseer of the domain name system on the Internet...