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CCIA Calls Copyright Wiretaps 'Hollywood's PATRIOT Act' 150

Posted by Soulskill
from the otherwise-the-terrists-win dept.
An anonymous reader writes "Ars is reporting that the CCIA, a trade group representing companies like AMD, Facebook, Oracle, Yahoo, Google and Microsoft, is calling the copyright wiretaps requested by the IP Czar 'Hollywood's PATRIOT Act.' For those who don't remember, IP Czar Victoria Espinel recently wrote a report calling for more charges of felony copyright infringement under the NET Act, as well as felony charges for illegal web streaming, authorization for the use of wiretaps in going after copyright infringement cases, and several other measures. In short, this means that the copyright cops are coming online."
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CCIA Calls Copyright Wiretaps 'Hollywood's PATRIOT Act'

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