2011-05-12

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[personal profile] elf2011-05-12 04:28 pm

PROTECT-IP Act of 2011 (draft)

"Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011"—"PROTECT IP"
Available May 12, 2011

Link to original: Protect IP draft at Scribd.com
Approx 4000 words. This is a draft, grabbed from the links in the EFF post condemning it. Original grammar & phrasing preserved.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

This Act may be cited as the 'Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011' or the 'PROTECT IP Act of 2011'.
2. Definitions )
3. Overseas Websites )
4. Eliminating financial incentive )
5. Taking action )
6. Savings clauses )