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Breaking: Grooveshark Found Guilty of Massive Copyright Infringement... - Digital Music News

Breaking: Grooveshark Found Guilty of Massive Copyright Infringement... - Digital Music News | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it

If you’re a Grooveshark user, you should probably start backing up your collection.  In a decision released Monday, the United States District Court in Manhattan has found Grooveshark guilty of massive copyright infringement based on a preponderance of internal emails, statements from former top executives, direct evidence from internal logs, and willfully deleted files and source code.

 

 

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The trickiest part of the case: Grooveshark employees were asked to upload unauthorized material onto the service.

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DIeshia Donovan's curator insight, June 19, 10:21 PM

With Software and apps like Pandora, Spotify, Soundcloud, ITune Radio etc, I don"t see why programs like  Grooveshark continue to exist. the artist has to make their money so they can pay for studio time to make more music for you to listen to. So why cut into their funds??

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What Filesharing Studies Really Say – Part 7 - Piracy Increases Producers Profits

What Filesharing Studies Really Say – Part 7 - Piracy Increases Producers Profits | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it
We've already seen over a half a dozen studies of varying viewpoints that seem to confirm what a lot of observers have thought all along about file-sharing...
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