How the copyright alert system discourages illegal downloads

Content creators have partnered with major internet service providers to develop the Copyright Alert System, which identifies users who download copyrighted content illegally and imposes certain consequences. Here's how it works and what it might do for intellectual property protection online.

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Bilal Kaiser

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Bilal has been writing for LegalZoom since 2008. His areas of interest include entrepreneurship, small business marke...

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Updated on: March 22, 2023 · 3 min read


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