FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle #539814-00116

Submission Number:
539814-00116
Commenter:
Peter Singley
State:
NJ
Initiative Name:
FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle

As someone familiar with the means and methods of people engaging in activities DRM hopes to hinder, I can say one thing with certainty. DRM does nothing to deter these illicit users, and does everything to hinder legitimate use by those who don't circumvent DRM.