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Internet piracy

Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice no. 65

Russell G Smith
ISBN 0 642 24029 0 ISSN 0817-8542
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, January 1997

Abstract

Smith discusses the regulation of intellectual property infringements, with special reference to the Internet. Issues covered include changes to copyright legislation, the nature and extent of the problem, prosecution policies, Internet ethics, marketplace regulation, contractual arrangements, technological solutions and liability issues.