anti-piracy

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anti-piracy

The actions taken by organizations and government to deter the illegal reproduction and distribution of copyrighted material. For more on the January 2012 protest and blackout by Wikipedia and others, see Internet piracy. See Net Act, SIIA and software piracy.
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In addition, the amended counterclaim details: * The nature of Sharman and Altnet's joint enterprise agreement (JEA) which demonstrates that both Sharman and Altnet are equally affected by the anticompetitive behavior of entertainment industry plaintiffs; * Collusion of the plaintiffs to apply pressure to advertisers, ISPs and business partners of Sharman and/or Altnet; * Public smear campaigns to undermine Sharman, Altnet and peer-to-peer technology; * Restrictive anti-P2P licensing practices by plaintiffs - "Dead End Licenses"- designed to exclude P2P distribution; * Unfair business practices on behalf of the plaintiffs including breach of Sharman Networks' copyright and privacy provisions to covertly gather information about users of Kazaa.