Go Daddy Backtracks to Join Google in Opposing Piracy Bill
December 23, 2011, 6:28 PM EST

By Danielle Kucera
(Updates with CEO interview in second paragraph.)
Dec. 23 (Bloomberg) — Go Daddy Group Inc. joined Google Inc. in opposing a Hollywood-backed online-piracy bill, reversing its position on U.S. legislation designed to combat illegally copied films and TV content.
“What we wanted to do was step aside and watch other leaders in the technology industry, the position they take, the commentary they offer,” Warren
Adelman, chief executive officer of the Internet domain-name and hosting company, said in a telephone interview today. “We were getting customers
asking questions about SOPA, expressing concerns” about where the Stop Online Piracy Act could lead.

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