House Republicans Backpedal on Copyright Reform

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The GOP made an encouraging move toward moderate reform, and was slapped down by big money.

Intellectual Property in the 21st Century

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David Eagle asserts that a system of laws oriented toward protecting industry may cost America the lead.

Law & Punishment: What The Heck Happened To MegaUpload? [@coolhandra]

A brief summary of MegaUpload’s ongoing legal battle.

Culture: ACTA Strikes Back Where SOPA and PIPA Failed

An international trade agreement aims at doing what SOPA and PIPA could not — locking down the freaking internet.