U.S. Copyright Office Undecided About Future of DMCA Takedowns

Posted by HardOCP News 4:40 PM (CST)

Monday November 14, 2016

The U.S. Copyright Office is asking for public input on reforming the DMCA safe harbor provisions and the future of copyright law. Got something to say? A brilliant idea? Now is the time to share it.

The U.S. Government's Copyright Office has launched a new consultation seeking guidance on the future of the DMCA's takedown process and safe harbor. Through a set of concrete questions, they hope to find a balance between the interests of copyright holders, Internet services and the public at large.