John Ashcroft

  1. Justice Dep't Names IP Task Force Chiefs

    March 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST As part of the U.S. Justice Department's commitment to aggressively enforce intellectual property rights, Attorney General Alberto Gonzales today (March 9) will announce the top two members of the Int As part of the U.S. Justice Department� ...

  2. This Week's Top Stories

    December 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST <UL> <LI>Court To Reconsider Sampling Case</LI> <LI>Behind the Deal: An Interview with Attorney General John Ashcroft</LI> <LI>Bill Targets Retailers Who Sell 'Mature' Games To Minors</LI> <LI ...

  3. Behind the Deal: An Interview with Attorney General John Ashcroft

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST The day before Attorney General John Ashcroft announced his resignation on Nov. 9, I entered the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. to talk with the nation's top law enforcement official. The day before Attorney General John Ashcroft a ...

  4. Attorney General Ashcroft Resigns

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST As expected, Attorney General John Ashcroft resigned from the Bush administration today (Nov. 9) after almost four years of service, and nine months after the former Missouri governor (1985-1993) and As expected, Attorney General John Ashcroft res ...

  5. Ashcroft Holds Student IP Forum

    October 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Event aims to educate on copyright issues. A week after recommending ramped-up enforcement against intellectual property theft, Attorney General John Ashcroft hosted an educational forum for more than 100 students in Washington, D.C. Participants ...

  6. IP Task Force Report Released

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Attorney General John Ashcroft has approved the recommendations of the Department of Justice's Intellectual Property Task Force, which was formed last March to examine intellectual-property issues. WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Attorney General John As ...

  7. Ashcroft OKs Major IP Crime Crackdown

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT DOJ to bow 'most aggessive' efforts ever. Artists and labels can look forward to ramped up efforts by the Department of Justice (DOJ) to go after major copyright infringers. Attorney General John Ashcroft announced today (Oct. 12) that h ...

  8. Justice Dept. Raids Net Song Swappers

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The record industry's anti-piracy czar has given a thumbs-up to Operation Digital Gridlock, the Justice Department's attempt to snare individuals who illegally distribute copyrighted material on peer- WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The record indus ...

  9. Justice Dep't Raids Net Song Swappers

    August 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The record industry's anti-piracy czar has given a thumbs up to the Department of Justice's Operation Digital Gridlock, the federal government's attempt to snare individuals who illegally distribute c The record industry's anti ...