9/24/2006

RIAA Wants to Include Song Files it Can’t Produce

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 10:40 am

In UMG v. Lindor the RIAA is trying to include song files it doesn’t have copies of as part of its ‘distribution’ argument. The defendant Marie Lindor is asking the Court to preclude them from doing that. She points to the RIAA’s own interrogatory response in which the record companies swore that their case was based upon their investigator seeing a screenshot and then downloading ‘perfect digital copies’. They produced eleven (11) copies of song files, but want to be able to prove twenty seven (27) other songs for which they can’t produce the files

Source: Slashdot

 

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