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  • US agencies seize fake NFL gear, websites

    Three U.S. investigative agencies, working with state and local police departments across the country, have seized more than 300 websites and US$13.6 million worth of counterfeit National Football League sportswear and tickets from online and other sellers, the agencies announced.

    Written by Grant Gross31 Jan. 13 17:44
  • US DOJ did not entrap Megaupload, the agency says

    The U.S. Department of Justice did not mislead a court and attempt to entrap file storage site Megaupload on copyright infringement charges, the agency said in a new filing in the case.

    Written by Grant Gross14 Jan. 13 21:06
  • US lawmaker asks Reddit for ideas on website seizures

    A U.S. lawmaker has asked users of Reddit for their ideas about legislation to address the controversial recent practice by two U.S. agencies of seizing websites for alleged copyright infringement.

    Written by Grant Gross19 Nov. 12 21:28
  • Human rights groups: Telecoms gouging prison callers

    U.S. prisons, immigration detention centers and telecom carriers are charging "exorbitant" rates on collect calls made by inmates, and the U.S. Federal Communications Commission should step in to set rates, a coalition of 110 human rights groups, lawyers and professors said.

    Written by Grant Gross09 Nov. 12 20:42
  • US woman pleads guilty to selling counterfeit software

    A Michigan woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge related to selling more than US$400,000 worth of counterfeit software on a website, the U.S. Department of Justice said.

    Written by Grant Gross21 April 11 05:06