Village Roadshow Joins Push To Block Online Pirate Sites
Its move follows passage in June of anti-piracy
legislation to block popular Web sites such as The Pirate Bay (CDN, June 24).
The legislation enables Australian copyright holders to ask a Federal Court
judge to issue blocking orders on offending overseas Web sites.
If a judge agrees to issue such an order, Internet providers such as Telstra,
“We are absolutely in the process of implementing action to block illegal
He has declined to name the sites Village Roadshow will be going after. But he
He added: “If piracy is not addressed, there won’t be movies like Red Dog,
– Village Roadshow earlier this week announced a record financial result for