AT&T and Comcast, two of the nation’s largest internet service providers, are expected to be among a group of ISPs that will cooperate with the music industry in battling illegal file sharing, three sources close to the companies told CNET News. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the lobbying group representing the four largest recording companies, said last month that it had enlisted the help of ISPs as part of a new anti-piracy campaign. The RIAA has declined to identify which ISPs or how many. Typically, ISPs have stayed away from getting involved in copyright enforcement. The ISPs working with the RIAA will forward take-down notices to network users accused of illegal file sharing and, in an unprecedented move, will establish a series of responses for chronic copyright violators. These responses will gradually grow in severity as the number of violations goes up and may include suspension of service or even service termination. Each ISP will decide its own response…

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