Re: [videoblogging] ISP's becoming the enforcement arm of the RIAA?
- I wish that there were a Jerry Scroggins out here in rural Michigan.
Merry Christmas everybody!
On Dec 23, 2008, at 6:19 PM, Jay dedman wrote:
> > The way the new enforcement system will work is that the RIAA will
> > alert an ISP that a customer appears to be file sharing. The ISP
> > then notify the person that he or she appears to be file sharing. If
> > the behavior by the customer doesn't change, then more e-mails will
> > be sent. If the customer ignores these e-mails, then the ISP may
> > choose to reduce service. If all else fails, they can choose to
> > discontinue service.
> This is definitely a weird twist.
> why would an ISP choose to kick off its users, lose subscription
> money, and pay for the cost of policing copyrights that it doesnt own?
> Here's a good story about his issue:
> Im glad you're keeping on this story Heath.
> Its important for us to make sure our ISP's remain neutral.
> Im looking onto switching to a locally run Wireless Service....mainly
> because I met the guy that owns it and he returns my emails.
> 917 371 6790
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