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30
AUG
2013
scrape-website

Changing IP address in order to scrape website a violation against US law

Judge Charles Breyer of District Court in Northern California ruled that changing your IP address or using proxy servers in order to access public websites you have been forbidden to visit is a violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA). This was ruled in a case...
08
APR
2013
scraped-news-service

Court stops news-scraping service

Denver Post reports that a news-scraping service committed copyright infringement by reusing content from the Associated Press (AP).The news-scraping service managed by Meltwater was a premium service where their customers could track when they are mentioned in the press....