Internet Service Providers May Be Liable for Subscriber’s Illegal Music and Movie Downloads

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia recently held that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) can be liable for the uploading and downloading of infringing copyrighted musical works by their subscribers if the ISP fails to properly follow the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”). See BMG Rights Mgmt. (US) LLC, v. Cox Commc’n,…

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