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DMCA

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Digital Millennium Copyright Act
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The latest decision comes more than six years after US authorities shut down Dotcom's file-sharing website Megaupload and filed charges of conspiracy, racketeering and money laundering against the men.
Megaupload was once one of the internet's most popular sites and US prosecutors say it raked in at least 175 million dollars ([pounds sterling]130million), mainly from people using it to illegally download songs, television shows and movies.
Internet entrepreneur and Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom can be extradited to the United States to face racketeering and criminal copyright charges, New Zealand's Court of Appeal ruled on Thursday.
The charges are related to Mr Dotcom's now defunct file-sharing website Megaupload, which allowed millions of people to download digital content.
In February 2017, the country's High Court ruled that Dotcom, founder of the file-sharing service Megaupload, and his associates could be sent to the United States to face criminal charges including conspiracy to commit racketeering, copyright infringement, money laundering and wire fraud.
Batato's co-defendants and claimants to the assets are Bram van der Kolk, Julius Bencko, Mathias Ortmann, Sven Echternach, Kim Dotcom, Megaupload Limited, Megapay Limited, Vestor Limited, Megamedia Limited, Megastuff Limited, Mona Dotcom.
(5.) Kim Dotcom is the creator of Megaupload, an online file-sharing website that has been accused of sharing copyrighted material.
Los foros permiten alojar fotografias y texto, pero la yihad global necesita mas espacio de soporte: servicios web de alojamiento de archivos de gran tamano como RapidS-hare, MegaUpload, Archive.org, Justepaste.it o Ziddu, que ofrecen a sus clientes la posibilidad de alojar en sus servidores archivos que podran ser descargados de manera particular.
(90) METI's plan is to have the members of MAGP contact websites that are known to have infringing content, including YouTube, Vimeo, and MegaUpload, to request removal of the infringing copies.
Lawyers for German entrepreneur Kim Dotcom, wanted in the United States on copyright infringement and money-laundering charges over his file-sharing website Megaupload, argued on Wednesday there was not enough evidence to show he conspired to commit a crime.
Dotcom is wanted in the country, for charges of online piracy on his file sharing service, Megaupload. Judge Murray Gilbert rejected the US' attempts to stop Dotcom from livestreaming the hearing, in Auckland high court on Tuesday.