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Band and label president had no idea copyright trolls were suing on their behalf

2 years agoOdd : Boing Boing

The heavy metal band All Shall Perish and the president of their label, Nuclear Blast, were horrified to discover that a copyright troll called World Digital Rights had filed a suit against 180 music fans accused of sharing an ASP album online. The band and the label's president said that they had no knowledge a [...]
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Notorious podcasting troll settles patent suit with comedian Adam Carolla

Technology : GigaOM (yesterday)

Personal Audio believes it has a right to collect patent royalties from every podcaster in the country. A comedian stopped the patent troll in its tracks but did not go through with a promise to fight the troll to the end. Notorious... Read Post

Copyright Troll Causes Chaos By Suing Fans Without Band’s Permission

Internet / File Sharing : TorrentFreak (2 years ago)

If further proof is needed that copyright trolls are only interested in money and couldn't care less about artists or their reputations, read on. A lawsuit, filed against fans of the band All Shall Perish, caused chaos in the past 4... Read Post

Lawsuit Against BitTorrent Users Falters, Band Brands Action “Bullshit”

Internet / File Sharing : TorrentFreak (2 years ago)

A lawsuit against fans of the metal band All Shall Perish has faltered after it was revealed that the copyright troll plaintiff in the case has failed to register the required copyrights. World Digital Rights are pursuing BitTorrent... Read Post

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