Crabtree, Susan
December 2003
Daily Variety;12/10/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 47, p9
Trade Publication
Reports that the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has hired the director of the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Bradley Buckles, as head of its antipiracy unit. Lawsuits filed by RIAA against online music file-swappers.


Related Articles

  • MUSIC BIZ GOES TO COLLEGE. Fritz, Ben // Daily Variety;8/25/2004, Vol. 284 Issue 37, p4 

    Reports on the move of the music industry to sign up universities and colleges to offer products and services to students at a discounted rates in the U.S. Feasibility of the move to draw students from piracy; Total number of schools enlisting in the program; Disclosure on the rate of discount.

  • Taiwan Pushes More Anti-Piracy Action. Culpan, Tim // Billboard;3/16/2002, Vol. 114 Issue 11, p78 

    Informs that the Taiwanese record industry is enhancing its efforts to push the government into taking more action against piracy. The use of international media coverage by local record labels to leverage Taiwan's relationship with the United States and to force the Taiwanese government to do...

  • The song remains the same. Cheng, Kipp // Adweek Eastern Edition;3/8/1999, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p42 

    Discusses how the American sound recording industry is battling online music piracy. Involvement of the Recording Industry Association of America in preventing piracy and copyright infringement cases; Development of standards for the implementation of secure online music delivery; Benefit of a...

  • Music Industry Renews Effort To Control Digital Radio Copying. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;10/24/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p6 

    This article focuses on the commitment of the U.S. music industry to control digital radio copying as of October 2005. The industry wants Congress to grant authority to the Federal Communications Commission to impose copy-protection regulations on the satellite and terrestrial digital-radio...

  • Spanish Gov't Makes Piracy Vow. LLEWELLYN, HOWELL // Billboard;12/7/2002, Vol. 114 Issue 49, p77 

    Reports on the promise made by the Spanish government to tackle the issue of CD piracy, announcing tough measures that will take effect in April 2003. Percentage of CD bought in the country classified as pirated; Revision of the Spanish criminal justice law to address the problem; Number of...

  • Setbacks in the Music Piracy War. O'Rourke, Morgan // Risk Management (00355593);Jun2004, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p9 

    This article reports on the setbacks in the fight of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) against the illegal file sharing of copyrighted music on the Internet. When the suits against the alleged offenders began, the RIAA used a provision of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act...

  • Music piracy a marketing ploy. Baker, Jason // BRW;11/1/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 43, p17 

    The article addresses the issue of music piracy in Australia. According to the author, the sound recording industry's revenues have been affected by the emergence of the Internet and the practice of piracy. The author asserts that the advertising campaign launched by the Australian Federation...

  • The Digital Tunnel Will Yield Light. Passman, Don // Billboard;6/21/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 25, p15 

    Comments on the impact of digital piracy on the U.S. music industry. Ways to combat digital piracy; Computation for online earnings; Advantages of single track business.

  • Tune biz: Pirates plunder as global sales go under. Johnson, Debra // Daily Variety;10/15/2002, Vol. 277 Issue 7, p1 

    Reports on a drop in world sales of recorded music. Perceived role of so-called home piracy in the decline; Cost of piracy to the recording industry; Sales of music in the U.S., Great Britain and France.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics