Understanding DMCA Abuse


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Jul 22, 2005
Understanding Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Abuse

Addressing the issue of DMCA violations in forum postings and other online areas.
  • Establishing a positive relationship between forum users and forum team members regarding this issue.
  • Explaining the purpose and general rationale of DMCA law.
  • Exposing the failures and benefits in DMCA law.
  • Rejecting the notion of removing or banning content based on false claims.
  • Accepting the notion of adhering to legitimate claims by IP holders.
  • Articulating that the DMCA is abused by claimants and finding a rationale for dealing with this issue.

With Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) claim abuse undoubtedly at an all time high, it is in the interest of Internet users to understand this conundrum. This video clarifies the amended Terms of Service agreement put into effect on August 24, 2011.

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