Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Digital Economy Bill through the Lords

The new Digital Economy Bill has now completed all of its House of Lords stages and moves to its second reading in the House of Commons. This is the opportunity for the Bill to be debated back and forth and for the various lobbyists for the ISP's and other interested parties to get stuck in. In order for the Internet to be effectively policed content owners need to have a clear and simple way for the internet connections of persistent pirates to be disabled when suitable proof has been supplied. Fingers crossed that our politicians can deliver on this....................