Companies taking a stand against piracy caught in SOPA crosshairs
Posted in: Government & Policy at 13/01/2012 16:02
The debate over the Stop Online Piracy Act has been emotional. And as politicians consider the language of the House bill, Web users are taking matters into their own hands by compiling lists of companies that are said to support the bill and by calling for boycotts.
But not all of the companies that have been identified as SOPA supporters are actually backing the measure. Video game company Electronic Arts, for example, has been identified as in favor of SOPA simply because the company's name appeared on a letter calling for Congress to consider online piracy legislation.
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