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DMCA

(Digital Millennium Copyright Act) A U.S. law enacted in late 1998 that provides penalties for developing hardware or software that overrides copy protection schemes for digital media. The DMCA is considered a very controversial law by many who see it as an infringement to freedom. See copy protection.
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2010) (granting defendant's motion for summary judgment on the application of the DMCA safe harbors), aff'd in part, vacated in part, remanded, Viacom Int'l, Inc.
Geological Survey reported that contaminants from dredged material in the Pearce Creek DMCA had degraded local groundwater quality.
In his opening address, Khalid Meftah, DMCA's Business Development Manager, said the workshop highlighted the role of marine and leisure tourism in boosting Dubai's bid to become one of the world's leading maritime hubs.
Bintoaq added: "Owners of floating restaurants, considered one of the key components of Dubai's thriving tourism sector, are mandated to strictly follow the DMCA's standards of quality, excellence, safety, and operational efficiency, especially with the influx of regional and global travelers and visitors to the emirate.
Additionally, fighting DMCA notices places the burden of proof -- as well as the burden of legal consequences -- on the allegedly infringing party.
For Nintendo, however, it's the fastest way to get a DMCA notice.
Just like "No Mario's Sky," "DMCA's Sky" is also free to download, and interested gamers can download it (https://asmb.itch.io/dmcas-sky) here.
Theodore Vokos, chief executive of Posidonia 2016, commented: "DMCA's presence in our upcoming event will enable investors, ship owners and stakeholders from Greece and the rest of the world to gain a deeper understanding of Dubai's strengths, investment opportunities, and promising prospects."
Simultaneously, 18 separate music organizations combined efforts on a united 100-page joint brief explaining the myriad flaws in the DMCA -- a law passed during the dial-up era -- and calling for reforms.
The DMCA was enacted in 1998 in response to the increased infringement and outright piracy of digital music, movies, and other media content.
Under DMCA, web sites such as YouTube that allow posts and contributions by users can avoid liability for infringement for user contributions if the site follows the DMCA process for copyright owners to request removal of infringing material.
It will also review all plans, drawings, submissions, and documents for civil engineering work in accordance to and compliance with DMCA's Master Plan and Development Control Regulations.