Intellectual Property

$222K File-Sharing Verdict Reinstated

Those were some expensive downloads


The top four record labels have won a significant decision in their long-running suit against Jammie Thomas-Rasset, an admitted music pirate.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit found unanimously in favor of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the trade group for Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group and EMI Music.