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Modchip Legality

Legality[edit]. One of the most prominent functions of many modchips—the circumvention of copy protection mechanisms—is outlawed ...

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The Playstation Mod Chip: A Technological Guarantee of the Digital
PDF (96kB) - QUT ePrints
The Australian Sony PlayStation Case: How Far Will Anti-circumvention Law .... the legality of the mod chip at: http://www.alcei.
Accepted Version (PDF 324kB) - QUT ePrints
Mar 4, 2001 on the legality of the mod chip at:
Ltd. - WIPO
This extensive compilation of landmark legal decisions relating to the music ..... Sony's PlayStation access code was a TPM and installing a Mod chip to play a.
Mar 28, 2014 that the jury instructions as a whole properly stated the law, the ..... install a “mod chip” into a video game console that could enhance its ...

Suggested News Resources

Insight: The games industry should unite to end 'key stripping'
The market for digital downloads increases year-on-year, yet there remains a healthy market for the boxed products. Why is this and should gaming companies continue to invest heavily in what is forecasted to become an obsolete format?
Working PlayStation 3 Modchip Is 'Not A Hoax,' Australian Retailer Says has posted three videos to YouTube showing the alleged hack, marketed as PS Jailbreak, which purportedly is executed by plugging a $170 (Australian) USB stick into the PlayStation 3. The legality of console modchips differ by region.
CJEU provides guidance on technological copyright protection measures in games ...
PC Box challenged Nintendo's application of technological measures to its games and consoles, contending that Nintendo's purpose in using blocking technological measures was to prevent the use of independent software unconnected with the illegal video ...
Nintendo confirms hacker claim for Wii U mod chip
"Nintendo is aware that a hacking group claims to have compromised Wii U security; however, we have no reports of illegal Wii U games nor unauthorized applications playable on the system while in Wii U mode.
Anti-copyright infringement measures do not prevent the sale of 'circumvention ...
In that case, Nintendo has sued PC Box, a company which sells mod chip and game copying devices that are capable of circumventing TPMs installed by Nintendo on its consoles and computer games. Deploying those ...

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