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May 19, 2014

America becoming a nation of pirates

Entertainment. This country is enthralled with it to the point of breaking the law.

April 26, 2014

Happy World IP Day: Celebrate Responsibly

April 26 is World Intellectual Property Day, recognizing a topic that is increasingly vital and contentious in today's environment of copyright, patent and trademark battles.

April 20, 2014

Eleven Numbers That Show How Prolific Illegal Downloading Is Right Now

The US economy loses $12.5 billion in revenue and other economic measures each year due to piracy in the music industry, according to the Institute for Policy Innovation estimates.

April 10, 2014

Online Piracy Is Bad: Here's How to Make Sure Your Kids Understand That

March 20, 2014

Rightscorp Expands Global Reach With Patent Filings in Europe, China, Israel, Japan, Brazil and India

March 6, 2014

Cato Event Panelists Discuss Whether Or Not Intellectual Property Provisions in the TPP Are a "Corporate Handout"

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti
March 6, 2014

U.S. IPR Protection Insistence May Derail TPP Talks, Critics Say

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

Strong protection of IPR is critical to boosting U.S. exports through its free-trade agreements. Speaking at a Cato trade conference, panelist Tom Giovanetti stated, "The largest silo of U.S. exports are the core IP industries." 

January 31, 2014

Opinion: Though cheap, piracy hurts artists

One study by the Institute for Policy Innovation estimates that the total piracy loss to the sound recording industries from global piracy is about $5.333 billion.

October 11, 2013

Grand Theft Audio? Rapper Wants GTA 5 Recalled for Stolen Beats

Daz Dillinger said the top-selling but controversial video game “Grand Theft Auto Five” includes his songs and lyrics without permission. Theft of digital music costs recording artists an estimated $12.5 billion annually, according to an IPI study.

July 22, 2013

Spotify analysis uncovers post-festival rise in music piracy

Research from Spotify has claimed that although the festival season increases demand for artists’ music, it leads to a rise in its acquisition through unauthorised channels.


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