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Pair jailed for Premier League football fraud

Pair jailed for Premier League football fraud

Fraudsters who illegally sold on access to Premier League football coverage have been jailed following a joint investigation by Surrey Police and the Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT). Simon Hopkins…

FAST: Harmonise online and offline copyright infringement

UK trade body the Federation Against Software Theft (FAST) has called for equal treatment in the eyes of the law for online and offline copyright offences in its formal response…

Illegal Dubai operator hit with fine

The Dubai Court has imposed a fine of Dh50,000 (€12,300) on a distributor of UKTV Abroad packages, an unlicensed and unauthorised IPTV service in the UAE. Pay-TV operator OSN filed…

Oz court blocks access to pirate details

Oz court blocks access to pirate details

An Australian court has blocked the US producers of The Dallas Buyers Club from accessing details of those who downloaded it illegally. The company, which owns the rights to the…

IP crime unit claims infringing website disruption

A specialist police operation that disrupts illegal websites providing access to films, TV, books, music and games has seen major success. Since the Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) launched…

ORG questions 10 year online piracy sentence proposal

ORG questions 10 year online piracy sentence proposal

Lobbying body Open Rights Group (ORG) has responded to a consultation by the UK’s Intellectual Property Office (IPO) on proposals to increase the maximum prison sentence for criminal online copyright…

Industry Trust relaunches FindAnyFilm.com

UK copyright and creativity consumer education body The Industry Trust for IP Awareness has relaunched Legal online entertainment resource FindAnyFilm.com following a major upgrade to the site. The online destination…

ASiD test for Friend MTS content protection

Content and platform security specialist Friend MTS is ramping up the fight against video piracy with the launch of its new content protection service ASiD (Advanced Subscriber iDentification). ASiD is…

Civolution sells Teletrax to focus on content protection

Civolution, the specialist provider of technology and solutions for identifying, managing and monetising content, has sold its TV Analytics and TV Synced Ads business Teletrax to data science company 4C,…

Oz trade body backs affordable, available content

Improvements in the affordability and ready availability of online content in Australia are crucial ingredients to reduce online copyright infringement, Communications Alliance – the primary telecommunications industry body in Australia…

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