FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle #539814-00803

Submission Number:
539814-00803
Commenter:
Stian Oksavik
State:
FL
Initiative Name:
FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle

DRM has gone far beyond protecting the rights of copyright holders to infringing on those of consumers. DRM prevents lawful actions, whether that be the inability to view a DVD purchased abroad, the inability to move a piece of software to a new computer or other limitations on how a product may be used.