Reviews FCC implementation of a "broadcast flag" system to protect digital TV broadcast content from improper redistribution. Summarizes the statutory authority for FCC regulation of digital television; discusses possible implications of the broadcast flag on "fair use" under existing copyright law; and reviews legal challenges to the broadcast flag.
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