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What is meant by SOPA & PIPA?

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Asked by Joseph Chacko, 18 Jan '12 09:41 pm
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The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), also known as House Bill 3261 or H.R. 3261, is a bill that was introduced in the United States House of Representatives on October 26, 2011, by House Judiciary Committee Chair Representative Lamar S. Smith (R-TX) and a bipartisan group of 12 initial co-sponsors. The bill, if made law, would expand the ability of U.S. law enforcement and copyright holders to fight online trafficking in copyrighted intellectual property and counterfeit goods. Presented to the House Judiciary Committee, it builds on the similar PRO-IP Act of 2008 and the corresponding Senate bill, the PROTECT IP Act.
The PROTECT IP Act (Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011 or PIPA), also known as Senate Bill 968 or S. 968, is a proposed law with the stated goal of giving the US government and copyright holders additional tools to curb access to "rogue websites dedicated to infringing or counterfeit goods", especially those ...more
Answered by LIPSIKA, 18 Jan '12 11:09 pm

 
  
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These are anti-piracy acts .........SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) and PIPA (PROTECT IP Act)
Answered by PARTHA PATHAK, 18 Jan '12 09:50 pm

 
  
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Anti-piracy acts
Answered by Trance, 18 Jan '12 10:41 pm

 
  
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Tamil may pronounce "sofa" as "sopa" and pipa means a barrel. They may say it rhythmically.
Answered by Dharmarajan, 18 Jan '12 09:44 pm

 
  
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