Techdirt Podcast Episode 229: Pirate Shaming Lists Don't Work

from the among-many-problems dept

A couple of months ago, we were surprised when a WIPO employee showed up in our comments to defend the organization's new database of supposedly infringing sites against our many criticisms. In that post, we highlighted a Twitter thread from lawyer Rick Shera — who represented Mega — and this week, Shera joins us on the podcast to further discuss the inefficacy and negative impact of these kinds of pirate shaming lists.

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Filed Under: brip, copyright, podcast, rick shera, wipo
Companies: mega

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    Dave, 16 Oct 2019 @ 11:40am

    Re: So, you're wasting OUR time railing at what doesn't matter?

    Let continue? Small matter of either dud grammar or a word missing? Seems to sum up the mentality of that particular Oh it's old Blue, again, eh? Well, well. Looks like back to school.

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