Sock puppets to be banned by EU?

Interesting snippet via Slash Dot, which is kind of the flip side of last week’s judgement against a too harsh a review. The EU is planning a directive that will clamp down on Sock Puppet bloggers and websites promoting favourable reviews of their own political parties products. So relax guys it doesn’t apply to politics, yet. But it does hint at the corrosive character of multiple sockpuppetry.