Digital Copyright

Can Online Piracy Be Stopped by Laws?

Author(s): Pamela Samuelson
Year: 2012

Abstract: This article will explain the key features of SOPA, why the entertainment industry believed SOPA was necessary to combat online piracy, and why SOPA came to be perceived as so flawed that numerous sponsors withdrew their support from the bill.

Keywords: Stop Online Piracy Act, SOPA

Link: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2171474