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  1. 'Expendables 3' Piracy Suspects Arrested in U.K.

    6:22 am 11/25/2014

    Two men are suspected of uploading a copy of the film to the Internet three weeks before its official releaseRead more

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  2. Spain Passes Much-Debated Intellectual Property Law

    11:08 am 10/30/2014

    Critics complain of an unenforceable Google tax and missed opportunity for clear antipiracy lawRead more

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  3. Austria Production Companies Demand Internet Providers Block Piracy Sites

    9:02 am 7/29/2014

    Austrian Internet providers have been given until the end of the week to block access to popular file-sharing sites, including The Pirate Bay and Movie4K.Read more

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  4. German Police Bust 'Europe's Largest' Underground Pressing Plant

    2:20 pm 7/15/2014

    The raid of several properties in Western Germany uncovered machines for pressing pirated CDs, DVDs and vinyl records.Read more

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  5. Soccer Governing Body Warns Piracy Sites Ahead of World Cup Kickoff

    4:24 am 6/12/2014

    World Cup organizers FIFA has sent out advance warnings to streaming sites telling them to monitor and remove "any and all" unauthorized streams of soccer games during the 2014 tournament in Brazil.Read more

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  6. MPAA Strikes Deal With China’s Xunlei to Prevent Piracy

    12:30 am 6/4/2014

    The Chinese video and music sharing company has agreed to implement a comprehensive system to protect MPAA members' copyrighted works from unauthorized downloading.Read more

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  7. Pirate Bay Founder Arrested in Sweden

    12:47 am 6/2/2014

    Peter Sunde has been on the run since 2012, when he was sentenced to jail time for breaching copyright laws. Read more

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  8. Group Fighting Digital Piracy Nearly Doubles Membership in First Six Weeks (Exclusive)

    7:30 am 4/4/2014

    CreativeFuture's Ruth Vitale tells THR it's fighting for-profit pirates: "This is not about kids in the basement doing this because they want to screw the man."Read more

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  9. Oscar Winner Juan Jose Campanella Talks AMC's 'Halt and Catch Fire' and Fighting Piracy

    8:43 am 3/31/2014

    The Argentine director spoke to THR about his recent outburst against piracy, AMC's upcoming "Halt and Catch Fire" and his plans for an online platform to watch Latin American films.Read more

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  10. European Court Rules Internet Service Providers Can Block Piracy Sites

    5:31 am 3/27/2014

    The Motion Picture Association's European branch welcomes the Court of Justice decision as a "proportionate and valid measure" in fighting copyright infingement.Read more

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