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BMG secures settlement from ISP Cox over copyright case

BMG and American ISP Cox Communications have settled their legal battle over whether the ISP was liable for ‘contributory copyright infringement’.
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Label lawsuits target US ISP and Russian stream-ripping sites

Major labels’s latest copyright lawsuits are fighting on two fronts: the US and Russia. The first concerns a new copyright-infringement liability lawsuit filed against American ISP Cox Communications by Sony Music, Universal...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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...
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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...