Biz sues Yahoo! China

Conan, Clifford
July 2006
Daily Variety;7/6/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the lawsuit to be filed by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) against Yahoo! China regarding copyright infringement. According to IFPI chairperson John Kennedy, Yahoo! has been impinging the rights of IFPI's member companies. The members argue that it provides links to Web sites offering unlicensed music downloads without permission from record companies. Kennedy added that negotiation is necessary for resolution.


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