DMCA Filing, Abusive or Just Getting Even?

If you are not yet familiar with Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) then try to head over here for a more detailed definition.

Anyhow, here is a definition from Wikipedia.

“The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is a United States copyright law that implements two 1996 treaties of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). It criminalizes production and dissemination of technology, devices, or services intended to circumvent measures (commonly known as digital rights management or DRM) that control access to copyrighted works. It also criminalizes the act of circumventing an access control, whether or not there is actual infringement of copyright itself.” – Wikipedia.Cowboy

As of this writing, we have already seen a lot of Penguin successful recovery stories  and part of their success formula is to remove those low quality links. Continue reading “DMCA Filing, Abusive or Just Getting Even?”