Copyright

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
coica, copyright, domain seizures

Companies:
xerox



Ironic That Xerox Wants Laws To Break The Copying Machine On The Internet

from the things-change... dept

We've already discussed the list of companies that have come out in favor of censoring the internet via domain name seizures and laws like COICA which extend the ability to censor the web through breaking the basic DNS system. As some pointed out, one of the names on the list that really stood out was Xerox, who signed on because it wants to crack down on those selling counterfeit Xerox parts. However, given Xerox's history as the leading purveyor of machines that copy stuff -- which set off a massive rethink of copyright laws, you would think the company wouldn't be so eager to pin onerous new regulations on the "copy machine" that is the internet.

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    Anonymous Coward, 29 Jan 2011 @ 12:52am

    Re: Re: No Such Thing

    Tell tall tales much?

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