November 2002
Mix;Nov2002, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p18
Focuses on the request to federal court judges by entertainment groups RIAA and NMPA for a ruling on their copyright-infringement claims against file-swappers KaZaA, Grokster and Morpheus. Illegality of the services provided by the file-swappers; Strategy of major music labels to fight online piracy; Application of pressure by the senior members of Congress on the U.S. Justice Department to invoke the No Electronic Theft Act.


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