Rightscorp implements existing laws to solve copyright infringements by collecting payments from illegal file sharing activities via notifications sent through Internet Service Providers (ISPs).
17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), the leading provider of monetization services for artists and holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP), reports that it currently has thirty patents pending worldwide to identify, monitor and monetize against peer-to-peer copyright infringement.
London, Apr 6 ( ANI ) : Viacom's case against Google over copyright infringement
of a billion dollars, which was dismissed in 2010, has been reopened.
is liable for any copyright infringements, no matter what.
Also vulnerable to copyright infringement is the software market, where programs are pirated by the thousands.
The Court's decision will have enormous consequences for copyright owners and for those who currently thrive off of copyright infringement," said Ruhland, who previously worked for The Walt Disney Co.
The reality is that certain software programs were designed to allow users to commit copyright infringement, and that is exactly how those programs are being used.
Disney accused the Pirates of copyright infringement, trademark infringement, unfair competition, intentional interference with business, and trade disparagement through the wrongful use of its characters.
With respect to copyright infringement, the defense argued that while an entire work can be copyrighted, characters within it cannot.
We are looking forward to seeing how the implementation of FAST ESP will help us track copyright infringements
and protect our corporate identity.
Some reports attribute more than half of all downloaded material to violating copyright infringements
and a significant percentage contributing to sexual harassment in the workplace.
The suit alleges that Napster and the other defendants - by encouraging and enabling visitors to its website to unlawfully exchange with others copyrighted songs and sound recordings without the knowledge or permission of Metallica - have violated the law by committing continuing copyright infringements
, unlawful use of digital audio interface device, and violations of the Racketeering Influenced & Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO).
Stahl of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, argued that the high award was necessary to deter future copyright infringements
, and to punish Feltner's willful disregard of copyright law.
The 1998 Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) provides Internet service providers (ISPs) with powerful tools to protect themselves against claims of copyright infringement
May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), the leading provider of monetization services for artists and holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP), announced today that it has closed over 75,000 cases of copyright infringement
to date, up from 60,000 in March 2014, representing a 25% growth in an approximate 2-month time span.