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RIAA Wins Big in LimeWire Lawsuit
Date: Friday, May 21, 2010 @ 18:41:59 UTC

In a decision that could mean sweeping changes to file sharing in the United States, a federal court has found the company that operates file-sharing service LimeWire liable for copyright infringement, according to court records reviewed by CNET. U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood, for the Southern District of New York, granted summary judgment in favor of the music industry's claims that Lime Group, parent of LimeWire software maker Lime Wire, and founder Mark Gorton committed copyright infringement, engaged in unfair competition, and induced copyright infringement. Complete Article







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