Wednesday, March 26, 2003
Senator calls for copy-protection tags | CNET News.com
Posted By Allen at 2:19 PM
Senator calls for copy-protection tags | CNET News.comWASHINGTON--Software, music and movies that employ copy-protection schemes must be prominently labeled with consumer warnings, according to a bill introduced in Congress this week. The measure, sponsored by Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., would grant the Federal Trade Commission the power to establish labeling methods for technology that limits the ability of consumers to freely copy, distribute or back up digital content.