TITLE

Study: Internet song swapping dips by half

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;1/6/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decline of Internet song swapping in the United States. Legal assault on Internet song swapping; Use of free peer-to-peer music sharing sites; Lawsuits filed against individuals for copyright infringement.
ACCESSION #
11901581

 

Related Articles

  • Copyright war. Condon, Michael // J@pan Inc.;Winter2008/2009, Issue 83/84, p22 

    The article presents a discussion about the battle against copyright infringement. It is noted that representatives from the creative industries, which include music and motion pictures, are moving to take control over copyright with the spread of the Internet and popularity of peer-to-peer file...

  • Majors Utilize The Net To Offer More Music, Promote New Albums. Garrity, Brian // Billboard;12/28/2002, Vol. 114 Issue 52/1, p48 

    Deals with the developments in the commercial online music business in 2002. Emphasis given to licensing deals for digital-music services; Criticisms to online digital-music service providers; Problems concerning copyright infringement and peer-to-peer networks.

  • COPYRIGHT ENFORCEMENT.  // Berkeley Technology Law Journal;2009 Annual Review, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p486 

    The article discusses the copyright infringement suits by record companies against users of peer-to-peer (P2P) networks in the U.S. It notes that P2P users violated the companies right to distribute copyrighted works. It cites several infringement cases including Capital Records Inc. v Thomas,...

  • IFPI: We'll Use Legal Action To Fight P2P. Brandle, Lars; LeGrand, Emmanuel // Billboard;12/27/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 52/1, p9 

    Focuses on the plan of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry to launch a legal action against consumers who exchange unauthorized music via peer-to-peer networks in Europe as of December 27, 2003. Reason behind the move; Expected implication of the legal campaign; Key to the...

  • Showbiz's Grok squawks. Triplett, William // Variety;3/28/2005, Vol. 398 Issue 6, p6 

    Focuses on the impact of online piracy on the motion picture and the music industry. Information on lawsuits filed by movie and music industry against peer-to-peer software developers to end online piracy; Need for the federal government to pass a legislation to address online piracy;...

  • Can anyone down there spell consumer? Bradner, Scott // Network World;8/30/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 35, p22 

    This article focuses on the issue concerning the court case involving the recording industry versus Grokster et. al. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit upheld a lower court ruling that distributors of peer-to-peer file sharing software are not liable for copyright infringement. The...

  • Securities Price Effects of Napster-Related Events. Navissi, Farshid; Naiker, Vic; Upson, Stewart // Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance;Spring2005, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p167 

    Napster released its controversial peer-to-peer music file sharing software to the public in June 1999, and after approximately two years of intense debates and legal battles it was eventually ordered to shut down in February 2001. The opponents of Napster (e.g., the Recording Industry...

  • Kazaa wants you. Montgomery, Garth // Australian Personal Computer;Jul2004, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p28 

    Besieged P2P company Sharman Networks Ltd., and its partners have indicated that their customers— music and movie downloaders — will bear the brunt of financial responsibility for the company's alleged copyright infringements. A bit of circus and a hint of skit house was performed...

  • Kazaa Trial Focusing On User Info, File Filters. Butler, Susan; Maslog-Levis., Kristyn // Billboard;12/11/2004, Vol. 116 Issue 50, p8 

    Focuses on the copyright infringement case filed against Kazaa, a peer-to-peer network based in Australia, by music recording companies. Number of Kazaa users who are sharing unauthorized copies of music releases; Defense of Kazaa against the accusations; Information on the technical claims...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics