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ACTA is bound to give way to legal measures and standards that will be totally contrary to the ideals of a democratic exchange of ideas, free markets and the respect for civil liberties (Manila Bulletin 27).
The same stands to be true for the PIPA. Professedly the PIPA intends to extend teeth to the US government and various copy right holders to tame the websites dealing in counterfeit goods (Ponder 3). However, in its practical ramifications, PIPA could well be expected to curb entrepreneurial ingenuity and the freedom of speech (Gattuso B03). This bill is also bad in the sense that it restraints the consumer right to avail the best products and services at the most affordable prices (Sotonoff
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This proposed act, if enacted, would modify the 1964 Civil Rights Act- Title VII and add the terms "gender identity” and "sexual orientation" to the list of characters that are protected from all forms of discrimination by the employers. The ENDA bill has been introduced in all the US Congress Sessions in various forms (except once in 1994), since the 1970s, (Committee Reports 110th Congress (2007-2008), House Report 110-406 - Part 1 - Employment Non-Discrimination Act Of 2007).
Republicans campaigned with a promise to repeal president Obama’s health care law enacted on 23rd of March, 2010 that is expected to overhaul the health care system in the United States. These Republicans came to Raleigh to effect changes and began their action on the very first day of the session on January 26, 2011, that very day, the Bill titled Health Care Freedom, was introduced that was meant to overturn in North Carolina the “Obamacare” the famous health care reform by the president Barack Obama.
It was quickly accepted by Congress just a month and a half following the September 11 attacks. Pressure to pass anti-terrorism legislation prevailed over the need to understand what the 342 page Act entailed and the Act became federal law in October of 2001.
The other major purpose of the law in this great nation is to help the society progress in a direction that is firmly and soundly in consonance with the authentic American values and ethics (Beckwith 24). Law is also an important instrument of governing and directing the government expenditure.
An important highlight of the DMCA is that it does not hold the Internet service providers libel for illegally downloaded material that their customers access, but it does require that service providers “remove material from users’ web sites that appears to constitute copyright infringement (“Digital”).
This Act enhances law enforcement by providing a number of investigatory tools. It aims to punish the perpetrators of terrorism at home and the world. This Act fortifies measures to prevent, detect, and prosecute the perpetrators of international money laundering and financing to terrorist activities (USA PATRIOT Act).
Since the world wide web has the ability to incorporate the work of whoever wants to use it and with the purpose of free access to it from everyone. The free access is for the reason that the information may be put to use for others as well. INTRODUCTION and BACKGROUND The most affected by the misuse of their authentic content uploaded over the internet are the media people.
This essay analyzes that we can see the Protect IP Act (PIPA) and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the top headlines. In fact, the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act are getting a great deal more negative response from different organizations. Some of the major web-based businesses, for instance, Wikipedia have responded against these laws.
To protect the security of distance learning students, the college can either use a secure login or pass code, proctored examinations or other technological tools and practices which are capable of effectively verifying the identity of the student (“ACE Analysis”, 2008).