Tag Archives: Trustworthy Accountability Group

GroupM Announces Major Step in Anti-Piracy Effort

As I reported this February, the advertising industry announced a new initiative led by the Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG) called the Brand Integrity Program Against Piracy.  That post outlines the basic principles of the program, but suffice to say, this … Continue reading

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Advertisers Announce Effort to Keep Ads Off Illicit Sites

A longstanding challenge with regard to websites that profit from pirated media, counterfeit products, and/or malware is the frequent placement of major brand advertising on the pages of those sites.  Musician David Lowery’s activist website The Trichordist has published lists of major … Continue reading

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