RIAA claims Limewire owes it $72 trillion—that’s “trillion” with a “T”
The legal case between LimeWire and the RIAA has been going on for some time now, but it wasn’t until recently that the RIAA really put a figure on the amount of damages they think they’re owed by the now-defunct filesharing service—and it’s a doozy.
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Court shuts down LimeWire music-sharing service
A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday granted the music industry’s request to shut down the popular LimeWire file-sharing service, which had been found liable for copyright infringement.
The ruling by Judge Kimba Wood in Manhattan federal court halts one of the world’s biggest services for letting consumers share music, movies and TV [...]