Re: [Videolib] copyright AGAIN

Jerry Notaro (notaro@stpt.usf.edu)
Fri, 31 Oct 2008 11:06:54 -0400 (EDT)

And yet the FBI and law enforcement and Congress have spent millions and
millions on stopping people from using out of States casino sites. Go
figure.

Jerry

Dennis Doros wrote:
> Dear Rick,
> It's not that simple. A lot of the illegal sites are purposely based in
> countries (such as Russia, though not to just pick on them) where the
> ability to go after these creeps is not very easy. I usually send my
> "worries" to a friend at a studio legal department (let's face it --
> whenever these sites have one of my films, they always have 100s of
> theirs)
> and they're able to stop some pirates, but not others. And let's face it,
> the whole concept of "viral" means that it takes off and is impossible to
> contain. And in the internet world, that's for better (Tina Fey on SNL) or
> worse.
> Dennis
>
>
> On Fri, Oct 31, 2008 at 4:40 AM, Rick Faaberg <rfaaberg@comcast.net>
> wrote:
>
>> On 10/30/08 11:29 PM "Rick Faaberg" <rfaaberg@comcast.net> sent this
>> out:
>>
>> > Don't rights holders check out the bitorrent sites and see if their
>> stuff
>> is
>> > out there?
>> >
>> > Bitorrent sources are hard to trace, but not impossible. Gee, maybe I
>> could
>> > make a business of it?! :-)
>>
>> I meant tracking down the source(s) of the downloads as a business, not
>> downloading the material myself.
>>
>> Best
>> Rick Faaberg
>
>
>
> --
> Best,
> Dennis Doros
> Milestone Film & Video
> PO Box 128
> Harrington Park, NJ 07640
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