TITLE

NEW ANTI-SWAP SALVO

AUTHOR(S)
Crabtree, Susan
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;1/22/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effort of the Recording Industry Association of America Inc. to stop online music swapping in the U.S. Filing of lawsuits against computer users involved in swapping; Ruling of the court against the organization; Plan of the organization to continue its legal campaign against illegal music trade.
ACCESSION #
12173505

 

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