Unauthorized File Sharing

Please review the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 addressing combating the unauthorized distribution of copyrighted materials, particularly by file sharing applications. Unauthorized distribution of copyrighted materials by any means, including peer-to-peer file sharing, may subject an individual to civil and criminal liabilities in addition to violating CCS internal policies.

Summary of Civil and Criminal Penalties for Violation of Federal Copyright Laws

EFFECTIVE DATE
December 15, 2016

LAST UPDATED DATE
June 3, 2020

APPROVING OFFICE
Administration and Finance