The PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) (S. 968) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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The PROTECT IP Act (PIPA)

S. 968: Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011

Summary: A bill to prevent online threats to economic creativity and theft of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (More Info)

The PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) (S. 968) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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Graphic Artists Guild 3,465 Facebook fans 2,444 Twitter followers

This legislation will give Federal law enforcement more tools to go after rogue websites internationally that facilitate copyright infringement, sell unauthorized/infringing copyrighted works, and traffic in counterfeit consumer goods including pharmaceuticals and knock-offs.

The Graphic Artists Guild supports this bipartisan legislation and applauds Senator Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Judiciary Ranking Member Senator Charles Grassley, and all of the co-sponsors.

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Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) 3,298 Twitter followers

The Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA), the Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA) and the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) have united in support of efforts to address today's gravest threat to the American film industry workforce: the illegal distribution of content online. And they are working closely with an even wider coalition of entertainment union workers, and organizations, businesses and labor groups involved in the production, sale and distribution of creative content.

Under the PROTECT IP Act, foreign websites, formerly operating outside the realm of U.S. law, would no longer be allowed to exploit U ...

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Intellectual Property Owners Association 532 Facebook fans

IPO ENDORSES BILL TO COMBAT ROGUE WEBSITES -- Last Friday the IPO Board of Directors passed a resolution supporting, in principle, S. 968, the “Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011” (the “PROTECT IP Act”). The proposed legislation is intended to crack down on rogue websites selling infringing or counterfeit goods. It was introduced by Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vermont) and has been reported out of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

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Independent Film & Television Alliance

The Independent Film & Television Alliance, the Motion Picture Association of America,

Inc. (MPAA) and the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) have united in support of efforts to address today's gravest threat to the American film industry workforce: the illegal distribution of content online. And they are working closely with an even wider coalition of entertainment union workers, and organizations, businesses and labor groups involved in the production, sale and distribution of creative content.

Under the PROTECT IP Act, foreign websites, formerly operating outside the realm of U.S. law, would no longer be allowed to exploit U.S ...

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