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International Partners Collaborate to Take Down World’s Largest Illegal File Sharing Operation

International Partners Collaborate to Take Down World’s Largest Illegal File Sharing Operation

One of the world’s most notorious cyber-criminals, who is alleged to have stolen and distributed millions of copyrighted works valued at more than $1 billion, was arrested and charged this week for criminal copyright infringement and money laundering. GIPC applauds all of those who took action to enforce creative property protection laws. Artem Vaulin, creator, […]

U.S. Chamber Applauds Actions Against Major Illegal File Sharing Site

U.S. Chamber Applauds Actions Against Major Illegal File Sharing Site

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC) Executive Vice President Mark Elliot issued the following statement applauding this week’s U.S. Department of Justice actions involving the arrest of the owner of one of the world’s largest illegal file sharing sites, KickAssTorrents (KAT): “We applaud the Department of Justice for its enforcement […]

What You’re Reading: GIPC’s Most Popular Posts of 2012

What You’re Reading: GIPC’s Most Popular Posts of 2012

As we conduct our obligatory reflections today, it is clear that 2012 was a big year for intellectual property and the GIPC. From the release of our IP Creates Jobs state-IP jobs study to the launch of our wildly successful international multimedia platform IP Delivers, GIPC’s work as champions for innovators and creators in 2012 makes us very excited for what’s to come in 2013. And believe us, there’s plenty to come.