ACTA: Australian ISPs focus of piracy talks

The internet industry has warned that a secretive trade agreement currently being negotiated could lead to new criminal charges as part of a global effort to protect copyright and thwart piracy.Australia is among more than a dozen countries that for more than two years have been formulating the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), which seeks to put pressure on internet service providers to take greater responsibility for copyright breaches.
www.theage.com.au/national/isps-focus-of-piracy-talks-20091109-i5du.html
www.smh.com.au/national/fears-copyright-trade-agreement-could-criminalise-the-internet-20091109-i5gk.html
www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/fears-copyright-trade-agreement-could-criminalise-the-internet-20091109-i5gk.html

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