Are Rights Holders Making a Fortune With P2P Lawsuits?

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A new study released by a German consumer advocacy group is estimating that entertainment and software companies sent roughly 450,000 cease-and-desist letters to local file sharers alone in 2010 2009, yielding some $370 million in damages. That’s a steep jump from 2008, when the group tracked closer to 250,000 of such cases.

Link: http://newteevee.com/2010/01/09/are-rights-holders-making-a-fortune-with-p2p-lawsuits/

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#2

And I can say all if none or nothing goes to the artists…they are taken advantage of and abused by the music industry and what do they get back nothing…


#3

i dont even know why the governments are even giving them this much power, its f**king ridiculous…

if i was a independent artist and people were dling my music, i bet you they would tell me to f**k off…