Fairness Rocks News No Alibi For Grande: Labels and Rightscorp Score Major Strike on Value Gap


Fairness Rocks News No Alibi For Grande: Labels and Rightscorp Score Major Strike on Value Gap

Home Industry News No Alibi For Grande: Labels and Rightscorp Score Major Strike on Value Gap

Author: Chris Castle

Date: December 20, 2018

Original Source: Artist Rights Watch

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No Alibi For Grande: Labels and Rightscorp Score Major Strike on Value Gap

In a major victory for the rule of law and a total vindication for Rightscorp, Magistrate Judge Andrew Austin ruling in the labels’ contributory copyright infringement case against Grande Communications, a Texas-based ISP, has recommended that Grande be denied the DMCA safe harbor defense in a copyright infringement case for failing to implement a repeat infringer policy.  (UMG Recordings, Inc. v. Grande Communications Networks, LLC and Patriot Media Consulting, LLC, case number 1:17-cv-00365-DAE-AWA for those reading along at home.)

Read more: https://artistrightswatch.com/2018/12/20/no-alibi-for-grande-labels-and-rightscorp-score-major-strike-on-value-gap/