Online Piracy Finally In the Crosshairs | William Buckley Jr. HuffPo

Written in 1998, with the intent of protecting both copyright holders and website owners, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, quickly became a devastating problem for copyright holders. Not coincidentally, barely a year later, in 1999, Shawn Fanning launched Napster, marking the beginning of online piracy and over a decade of artist abuse. Now, fifteen years… Continue reading Online Piracy Finally In the Crosshairs | William Buckley Jr. HuffPo

Facebook Communities For Artists Rights

The Trichordist links through to FarePlay on Facebook  from the blog and there are also these other communities. Please support all of these pages and let us know if there are more. CONNECT! FARE PLAY https://www.facebook.com/FarePlay COPY LIKE https://www.facebook.com/copylike RE-VALUE MUSIC https://www.facebook.com/ReValueMusic FIGHT FOR MUSIC https://www.facebook.com/freefallfaithfirestor MUSIC FIRST https://www.facebook.com/musicFIRSTcoalition

FarePlay.Org – An Open Letter

Below is an open letter from FarePlay founder Will Buckley – Support FarePlay. http://fareplay.org/ https://www.facebook.com/FarePlay An open letter. FarePlay is an advocacy group supporting the rights of individuals to control the distribution and sale of their Intellectual Property. Our mission is to confront the misinformation and misperceptions voiced by illegal downloading proponents to justify their… Continue reading FarePlay.Org – An Open Letter