Tag Archives: copyright infringement
Copyright Infringement Experts & Kim Dotcom Extradition

Copyright Infringement Experts & Kim Dotcom Extradition

New Zealand Judge Nevin Dawson has said that Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom can be extradited to the US to face charges that include copyright infringement, racketeering, wire fraud, and money laundering. Dotcom’s US attorney said expert witnesses in US extradition law, mass data storage and file-sharing will help them fight the case. US authorities state that Megaupload paid users to upload pirated films and music for profit. US film studios and record companies claim the file sharing site cost them more than $500M.

Read more
Computer Expert & Oracle Award

Computer Expert & Oracle Award

SAP and Oracle battled in the courts over illegal downloads and software copyright rules. When the dust finally settled, Oracle was the winner and the jury awarded the company $1.3 billion in copyright infringement awards but now Oracle is demanding $212 million in interest payments from SAP as well.

Read more