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Friday February 21, 2014

Canadian Court Slaps Restrictions on Copyright Trolling

Did you guys know that the lawsuits over people downloading "The Hurt Locker" is still going on in Canada?

When a copyright holder says that people have infringed their rights online, delicate issues hang in the balance. Should courts absolutely protect the privacy of alleged infringers and help them stay anonymous, or do the legitimate rights of entertainment companies need to come first. These are just some of the questions just answered by the Federal Court in Ontario that will shape future 'trolling' cases in Canada.