Tag: cox communications
Anti-piracy firm Rightscorp unsure about future
Rightscorp may have played a major role in BMG’s successful lawsuit against ISP Cox Communications over copyright infringement, but the anti-piracy firm continues to face financial challenges in its business. Its latest...
November 21, 2016
Cox Communications appeals against $25m BMG verdict
Earlier this year, American ISP Cox Communications was on the wrong end of a $25m damages bill, after being found guilty of wilful copyright infringement in a piracy case brought by BMG. Now, as expected, the ISP is appealing...
November 14, 2016
Rightscorp bullish after BMG / Cox Communications ruling
Anti-piracy firm Rightscorp wasn’t an official party in the recent legal battle between BMG and ISP Cox Communications, but it was an interested observer to say the least. Rightscorp is BMG’s anti-piracy partner, responsible...
August 15, 2016
BMG prevails (again) in Cox Communications piracy case
Music company BMG’s $25m legal win over American ISP Cox Communications has been upheld by a federal judge. BMG went after Cox for not doing enough to prevent repeat copyright-infringement by its customers, based on data...
August 11, 2016
BMG prevails in copyright battle with Cox Communications
American ISP Cox Communications has lost its copyright-infringement battle with music publisher BMG, in a high-profile case that saw the telco denied the ability to use a safe-harbour defence. A Virginia federal jury awarded...
December 18, 2015
Insurer refuses to cover legal costs for Cox DMCA battle
We wrote yesterday about US telco Cox Communications’ setback in its legal battle with BMG over the ISP’s failure to pass on settlement notices from anti-piracy group Rightscorp to customers accused of illegal filesharing. Yesterday,...
November 25, 2015
ISP Cox receives DMCA setback in BMG court battle
A legal battle between American telco Cox Communications and music firm BMG is making waves this week, after a judge ruled that Cox ISN’T protected by the safe harbour provisions of the US DMCA legislation. The case...
November 24, 2015
Music publishers sue ISP for copyright infringement
The latest lawsuit involving music publishers is a significant one: a copyright infringement action (PDF) targeted at American ISP Cox Communications, with BMG Rights Management and Round Hill Music the plaintiffs. The key...
December 1, 2014