Statement about network live broadcast of Hunan Satellite TVs programs by Hunan Broadcasting System and Hunantv.com
time：2014-04-25 15:34 editor：Betty
Hunan Broadcasting System is "the most dynamic Chinese television entertainment brand", and its broadcast of the Happy Camp, Day Day Up, I Am A Singer, Where Are We Going, Dad? and other popular variety shows by subordinate satellite channel (i.e., Hunan Satellite TV) created audience rating miracle.
Hunantv.com has obtained the exclusive authorization of Hunan Broadcasting System, and has the exclusive right to enjoy information network communication and Internet broadcast rights of Hunan Broadcasting System’s own copyright works (including TV programs, TV plays, movies, music, events, etc.) according to law. Hunantv.com has never authorized any unit and individual to carry out live broadcast of programs of Hunan Broadcasting System via the Internet.
Recently, Hunantv.com found that a batch of websites such as "Fengyun Live", etc. carried out live broadcast of programs of Hunan Satellite TV, and Hunan Broadcasting System, Hunantv.com make a joint statement regarding copyright protection as follows:
1. Hunantv.com enjoys rights of the entire network video broadcast, on-demand broadcast and turning broadcast of the programs with Hunan Satellite TV own copyrights through the Internet, IPTV, mobile TV, IPTV and other new media platforms.
2. Hunantv.com did not authorize any unit or individual to live broadcast programs of Hunan Satellite TV.
3. Websites providing Internet search service shall, in accordance with the Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China and Information Network Transmission Right Protection Ordinance and other relevant laws and regulations, timely shield, disconnect links with piracy websites.
4. Websites providing the network storage service shall, in accordance with the Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China and Information Network Transmission Right Protection Ordinance and other relevant laws and regulations, take effective measures to prevent the user uploading the programs of Hunan Satellite TV.
Hunan Broadcasting System, Hunantv.com have entrusted law firms in more than ten cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, etc. to carry out legal rights safeguard activities against infringement behaviors of live broadcast and information network transmission right of Hunan Broadcasting System, Hunantv.com network, any found infringement behavior will be investigated.
To curb piracy and support the legal copy is the end line that all Internet enterprises should abide by with legal and honest management, we should take promoting the healthy and orderly development of the industry as our duty!
Hunan Broadcasting System
April 25, 2014