It has been brewing for a while and a bill was introduced in March, now it seems Australia’s anti-piracy legislative measures are well on their way to be implement in law. Key to the measures will be...
June 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog
August 20th, 2013 by Music Ally
Last year, a German higher regional court ordered cyberlocker service RapidShare to monitor user uploads for infringing content, although at the time the company welcomed the ruling as proving its overall...
July 10th, 2013 by Music Ally
Tech blogs celebrating the death of French anti-piracy scheme Hadopi are a little premature: while Hadopi itself is toast and filesharers no longer face the threat of having their internet connections...
June 4th, 2013 by Music Ally
Court-mandated ISP blocks of piracy sites is now well established in the UK, after a series of High Court rulings.
May 2nd, 2013 by Music Ally
Belgian collecting society SABAM has sued ISPs Belgacom, Telenet and Voo, looking for a 3.4% levy on their broadband subscription revenues to compensate for piracy on their networks.
March 18th, 2013 by Music Ally
One of the longest-running copyright infringement cases – Universal Music Group vs Veoh – has delivered another setback to the major label.
February 19th, 2013 by Music Ally
Grooveshark remains locked in legal battles with labels, but CEO Sam Tarantino is putting on a brave face. "Just because we’re in lawsuits does not mean we are an illegal service.
January 31st, 2013 by Music Ally
The first person to be fined for filesharing music illegally in New Zealand is an unnamed person who shared two songs online by Rihanna and Hot Chelle Rae.
January 25th, 2013 by Music Ally
Remember the rumpus back in 2007 over a YouTube video of a toddler dancing to Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy' that was removed after a copyright takedown request?