Posts Tagged ‘GEMA’

Court Orders Usenet Provider to Prevent Copyright Infringement

German music collecting society and anti-piracy group GEMA is reporting a legal victory over a popular Usenet service provider. GEMA says it has obtained a "ground breaking" court injunction which compels UseNeXT to prevent copyright infringement on a selection of songs in GEMA's repertoire or face being held liable for their misuse.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and ... Full story

YouTube Ordered to Remove “Illegal” Copyright Blocking Notices

Music collecting society and anti-piracy group GEMA has scored a big victory in its long-running battle with Google-owned YouTube. A court has ordered the video giant to remove blocking messages which claim GEMA is to blame for thousands of videos being unavailable in Germany on copyright grounds.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and VPN services. Full story