Носик Ольга

Носик Ольга has written 33 posts for Clear Sky Anti-piracy Initiative

ARIN Wants Mandotary IP-address Whios Registry to Police Piracy

The American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) asked Canada’s Government to require ISPs and other large companies to maintain a Whois database of IP-addresses and numbers. The database, which is already in place, covers recipients of large blocks of IP-numbers, not individuals. This helps to track down copyright infringers but, according to ARIN, its future … Continue reading »

Суд арештував майно провайдера за підозрою у порушенні авторських прав «Медіа Групи Україна»

Вінницький апеляційний суд залишив без змін рішення міського суду про арешт майна приватного підприємства «ВінАстеріск» із Хмільника, який транслював канали «Медіа Групи Україна» без згоди правовласників. Про це повідомляє прес-служба суду. За інформацією суду, слідство встановило, що представники компанії порушили законодавство про авторське право і суміжні права та телекомунікації. Адже упродовж 2018 року «ВінАстеріск» транслював … Continue reading »

German Advertiser Possibly Facing Prison Sentence

Three employees of an agency that placed adverts on pirate sites have been handed suspended prison sentences in Germany. After brokering ad space on popular piracy portals including kino.to and iload.to, generating profits of more than 350,000 euros in the process, the individuals were found guilty of aiding and abetting copyright infringement. While there are … Continue reading »

Publicis – Contest Winner for the Best Anti-Piracy Public Service Advertising

It was on October 24 that Piblicis, an advertising group, was announced winner of the contest for the best idea underlying the intellectual property protection campaign. The a.m. results were announced at the Ukrainian Creative Week by the Clear Sky Initiative and All-Ukrainian Advertising Corporation (AUAC). The winning idea is based on the following insight: … Continue reading »

MPAA Granted ‘Dynamic’ Pirate Site Blocking Order in Singapore

The major studios of the MPAA have been granted a ‘dynamic injunction’ that will allow ISPs to thwart efforts by pirate sites to circumvent blocking orders. The Pirate Bay, KickassTorrents, Solarmovie, and dozens more sites are affected by the new ruling which was handed down by High Court in Singapore. Four years ago, Singapore became … Continue reading »

II Conference ‘Fighting piracy in Ukraine: What’s done – What to do. 2018’.

Clear Sky Initiative again gathered rights holders for the conference ‘Fighting piracy in Ukraine: What’s done – What to do.’ dated 2018 this time. The Initiative invited all those keen on intellectual property and they met on 19 September within the framework of Kyiv Media Week. Ukraine is able to and should follow the geek … Continue reading »

How to protect the media content after deactivating analogue television

Which problems have appeared after transition from analogue to digital broadcasting in Ukraine? And what about piracy, its frequency and methods to avoid it? How the digital broadcasting will change the future of Pay TV market? Answers of all those questions were being looked for by participants of panel discussion “Content value: how to save … Continue reading »

Banks and Online Piracy

As it turned out later, after the arrest of Artem Vaulin, in 2016 two Latvian banks transferred money to the pirate torrent tracker Kickass Torrents (KAT). “The agent, who introduced himself as an electronic merchant, sent a request to the KAT holders to place advertisements on the website. Correspondence began, and as a result by … Continue reading »

The second anti-piracy conference of ‘Clear Sky’ in the course of KMW will be held on September, 19th

On September, 19th, 2018 ‘Clear Sky’ Initiative will arrange the second conference ‘Fighting Piracy in Ukraine: What’s done – What to do. 2018’. The event will take place in the course of KMW 2018. The conference will gather rightsholders of audiovisual content and lawyers of Ukrainian and international companies to promote constructive dialogue for joint … Continue reading »

The “Clear Sky” Initiative and All-Ukrainian Advertising Coalition have announced a contest for the idea of a social advertising campaign in defense of the intellectual property in Ukraine

Creative agencies and everyone wishing to take part in the contest for the idea of a social advertising campaign in defense of the intellectual property in Ukraine are invited to participate. “Creative agencies are also the rights holders to some extent. We would like to talk to the pirated content consumers in their language and … Continue reading »