House Republicans Backpedal on Copyright Reform

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

Intellectual Property in the 21st Century

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.