Google and Mozilla join anti-SOPA / PIPA protest2012-01-18 11:31 by Daniela
Tags: Mozilla, SOPA, PIPA
Google and Mozilla have joined the raft of companies opposing the Stop Online Piracy Act (Sopa) and the PROTECT IP Act (Pipa) in the US.
The bills would enable the U.S. Department of Justice to shut down websites that "engage in, enable, or facilitate" copyright infringement. Supporters include the motion picture industry, the recording industry, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and big unions — all of which say international Internet piracy is killing jobs in America.
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