Budget and DMCA corporate welfare
Posted Feb 13, 2009 18:06 UTC (Fri) by dmarti
In reply to: Apple: why iPhone jailbreaking should not be allowed
Parent article: Apple: why iPhone jailbreaking should not be allowed
As Tim Lee at the Cato Institute has pointed out, the question isn't just what is good and bad policy, but what policy should the government spend your tax dollars to enforce?
Is the DMCA's business benefit to Adobe great enough to justify the "subsidy" cost of the Dmitry Sklyarov trial? Is the subsidy to Apple great enough to justify the cost of the Ashton Kutcher trial?
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