Alliance for Intellectual Property Director General Eddy Leviten tells Christopher Barrett why he is leaving the organisation to return to the Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT).
Dodgy satellite decoder trader “Billie the Bookie”, aka William Marston, 55, formerly of Knowsley Road, Norwich, has finally been forced to pay back more than £13,000 for selling unauthorised TV decoders, according to the Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT).
Serial IP offender William Marston — aka “Bille the Bookie” — has been sentenced to 10 months imprisonment for selling illegal TV devices and for re-offending, according to FACT.
Two suppliers of Kodi-type illegal devices have today each been jailed for four and half years in Newcastle Crown Court after being found guilty of conspiracy to defraud, the Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT) said.
An eBay seller of fake DVDs has been ordered to pay more than £500,000 following a joint investigation by FACT and Staffordshire Trading Standards.