Everybody is speaking about it these days, lets say something about what is this PIPA and SOPA thing about.
PIPA Act defends an individual’s privacy by necessitating the private zones and organizations to attain the approval for their collected works, to utilize and exposé of not the public information. This law gives the right of use to their own private information only to the authorized individual. The community of business men, non-profit organizations, and other practiced regulatory organizations needs to go along with the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA) that has already turn out to be a law on the month of Jan. 1 in the year 2004.
In case of such violation, a concerned individual or an intellectual can make a complaint against the responsible organization because of improper handling of their personal information. And this person or organization should contact the Information & Privacy Commissioner’s office either via phone or by visiting the official commissioner’s website for more information.
Content suppliers are yearning for the PIPA legislation due to various factors. A Content group as MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America), and as well business representatives of U.S. Chamber (Commerce), are disagreed by saying that it is only because of growing internet piracy both innovation and employment in the content generating businesses are exposed on a great risk. And of a foreign country websites are demonstrated as a safe haven for such activities and Internet piracy a mean of quick buck.
Another verdict by United state Chamber of commerce’s branch GIPC (Global Intellectual Property Center) is that the scholarly property demanding zones take up just about 19 million people (U.S. general public) but generate $7.7 trillion worth of total sales as gross profit. And as overseas website hands are at present outer the boundaries of U.S. law but legislation like PIPA would lend a hand in suppressing any possible unlawful Internet movements.
On the other hand, certain companies running over internet and their shareholders are voluntarily articulated that they’re just supporting the “blackout” in order to save from harm their own business interests. Opposing the PIPA rules by saying that set-up wouldn’t be proficient enough to handle the overheads that will come up to them for protecting their websites in opposition to possible violations. As a result, the Online Protection and Enforcement of Digital Trade (OPEN) Act is rising in popularity as an alternative to SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) and PIPA (Protect Intellectual Property Act). And as a to be an expected Act, “OPEN” may be succeeded in taking the prominent place in the United States because it is noticed that US legislators (18 senators) who were until that time supported both SOPA and PIPA Act have suspended their favor now.
To some extent, PIPA appears lifeless in the water and discussion are being made like Zuckerberg said that the world needs political leaders to protect online security and privacy too (pro-Internet types leaders). May be in future, this proposal has a stronghold in putting a stop to the payments obtainable through illegal copied and counterfeited downloads by the overseas sellers.
To read about (SOPA) just follow this link