Doing the same to another. Why should someone like me who makes $15,000 a year be expected to play by the same rules as a multinational corporate entity? Shouldn’t at the very least the people with more resources to solve their own legal issues be expected to use those resources, and those without being given enough resources to stand on equal footing as their accusers?
Copyright is such a hot mess it just needs to be nuked from orbit and started over. There need to be degrees of copyright infringement based on the facts of the case. The guy who sells hundreds of bootleg DVDs out of his buddy’s bodega is in it for different reasons than someone using a movie clip in a meme or someone using a well-known song in a youtube video.