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Viacom, NBCU and Others Form ‘Advocacy Group’ Arts+Labs With Songwriters Guild

To add to the confusion about industry consortiums, another new advocacy group called Arts+Labs has been formed by heavyweights in the entertainment, technology and telecom spaces to lobby for enhanced content on secure and reliable networks, fair compensation for content creators and to steer consumers away from spyware and spam. *Viacom*, *NBC Universal*, the Songwriters Guild of America, *Cisco Systems*, *AT&T* and *Microsoft* are all part of the new organization that bills itself as