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Thursday, 5 February 2004

IPKAT JARGON ALERT

The IPKat brings you the chance to impress your friend and relations by deploying the latest linguistic trends. Why not drop the word 'paracopyright' nonchalantly into your next conversation? "But what does it mean?" the IPKat hears you cry. Well, according to Wordspy, it is "A set of non-traditional copyright-related principles, practices, and laws that exist alongside and attempt to extend traditional copyright protection" such as anticircumvention protection.

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