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Overlay networks have shown tremendous potential in solving large scale data dissemination problem by employing peer-to-peer communication protocols. These networks, however, have mostly been used for illegal dissemination of copyrighted material. This paper is aimed at investigating an incentive driven approach to encourage users to actively participate in overlay activities. The users are also discouraged from indulging in illegal distribution of copyrighted material by employing an efficientdoi:10.1109/icc.2007.248 dblp:conf/icc/AhmadK07 fatcat:psktembrjjcrjg473rse74csgi