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HEOA Campus File Sharing Requirements

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HEOA Campus File Sharing Requirements

August 11, 2008

​This memo outlines the regulatory provisions dealing with file sharing in the Higher Education Opportunity Act, a bill reauthorizing the Higher Education Act. This legislation imposes an array of new federal regulatory and reporting requirements for colleges and universities. Two of these provisions are designed to reduce illegal uploading and downloading of copyrighted works through peer-to-peer file sharing on campus networks.

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