The Prime Minister’s IP Advisor Mike Weatherley has highlighted efforts to cut off advertising revenues flowing to illegal websites as “paramount” in the battle against online piracy.
In a new report titled ‘Follow The Money: Financial Options To Assist In The Battle Against Online IP Piracy’ Weatherley suggests a number of actions to be taken by Government, rights-holders, ISPs and search companies.
Key recommendations include: Increasing funding for the Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU); Exploring the utility of advertising ...
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