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ISPs agree to ‘five strikes’ graduated response

Hogan Lovells partner Daniel Brenner speculates on the impact of the July 2011 Memorandum of Understanding between major U.S. ISPs and content owners.   The Center for Copyright Information (CCI) will be responsible for administering the new gradu ated response system, and for defining privacy standards that right holders and ISPs must apply.  Will the mitigation measures promised by ISPs be effective in curbing copyright piracy?   Will the MOU’s limitation to P2P exchanges limit the system’s effectiveness?   Read the full story here.