The Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance has announced the winner of its annual “Anti-Piracy Award.” The honors go to a team at the European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights, which is part of the EU Intellectual Property Office. Among other things, the EU team has helped to prioritize the online piracy problem throughout Europe.
Every year, the entertainment industries celebrate their stars in various award ceremonies.
From the Oscars, through the Grammys, to the Emmys, there’s no shortage of spotlights for the finest performers.
There is even an award for the best anti-piracy achievements. While it’s not as established as the aforementioned accolades, the Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA) praises those who protect the entertainment industries with its annual “Anti-Piracy Awards”.
The group, which counts prominent media players such as BT, Canal+, Fox Networks, Irdeto, La Liga, Premier League and Sky among its…