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Industry and Advertising Unite to Fight IP Theft Online

Industry and Advertising Unite to Fight IP Theft Online

Consumers today have more choices than ever in where and what they purchase. From luxury brands to electronic devices to health and beauty products, anyone looking for a deal can shop online or at the local mall or at the big box discount stores. For those who choose to shop online, there are many benefits—convenience, […]

Stop The Madness Of IP Theft In Sports

Stop The Madness Of IP Theft In Sports

Sports are more than a mere pastime or entertainment. Like many other diverse industries, it relies on a key ally in order to be able to bring fans the sporting events and programming they demand: intellectual property rights.

33 and 28

33 and 28

By Matt Harakal   Remember the numbers 33 and 28. These two numbers are very significant when it comes to identity theft and protecting your financial information online. According to a startling new study from cyber security firm RiskIQ, 33 percent of all websites housing stolen movies and television shows contain malware, software designed to […]

IP Champion in the News: Rocker Tells Chinese Musicians: Fight For Your Rights

IP Champion in the News: Rocker Tells Chinese Musicians: Fight For Your Rights

By Ashley Mergen In case you missed it, GIPC 2014 IP Champions continue to make the news. Last week, musician David Lowery’s (of Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven fame) recent effort to empower and educate Chinese musicians to fight piracy was profiled in the Wall Street Journal: Mr. Lowery toured China this week both to […]

Watch It!

Watch It!

By Brian Noyes Countries are being called out for “alarming levels” of online piracy in a new watch list created by a group of Senators and Congressmen who are taking steps to preserve intellectual property rights. Similar in purpose to the USTR Special 301 Priority Watch List, the bi-partisan and bi-cameral International Creativity and Theft-Prevention […]