The Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) of 2008 was signed into law by President George W. Bush in August 2008, proposed regulations were issued by the Department of Education in August 2009, and final regulations were issued in October 2009. Several sections of the HEOA deal with unauthorized file sharing on campus networks, imposing three general requirements on all U.S. colleges and universities:
CSUDH is taking these steps to comply with HEOA:
To read about technology-based deterrents at CSUDH, see File Sharing.
To view alternatives to illegal downloading, see Legal Downloading - 57 Resources, provided by EDUCAUSE. [Note: The number "57" may have increased by the time you visit the site.]