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RIAA slams Google as not doing enough to fight piracy

The trade group releases a report card on Google that claims the Web giant's pledge to demote pirate sites "remains unfulfilled."

By Feb. 21, 2013

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RIAA: Google takedown numbers misleading

Google imposes an artificial limit on the amount of requests a copyright owner can make, which means the data it provides on infringing sites is off, the music industry group says.

By Jun. 1, 2012

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RIAA condemns research that shines positive light on pirates

Research that suggests torrent users spend more money on music than the average consumer has been branded by the RIAA as "misleading."

By Nov. 14, 2012

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Verizon tests sending RIAA copyright notices

The No. 2 phone company, known for its reluctance to intervene in antipiracy cases, strikes an agreement to forward copyright notices on behalf of the music industry.

By Nov. 12, 2009

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RIAA: Consumers are shelling out for subscription music

Subscription services such as Spotify and Rhapsody can tell their critics to put a clamp on it. In 2011, revenue jumped 13 percent to $241 million, even as overall music sales rose barely at all.

By Mar. 27, 2012

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Correction: Appeals court sides with RIAA, Jammie Thomas owes $222,000

An earlier version of this report incorrectly stated that Jammie Thomas-Rasset acknowledged pirating. A judge concluded that Thomas-Rasset had lied about the possibility that her boyfriend and children were the ones that illegally uploaded songs to the Web.

By Sep. 11, 2012

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Appeals court sides with RIAA, Jammie Thomas owes $222,000

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit vacates a lower court's decision and rules that Thomas-Rasset, found by a judge to have lied about illegally uploading music, must pay the top four labels $222,000.

By Sep. 11, 2012

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RIAA posts (not) funny tweet about Wikipedia

In an attempt to be intelligent or amusing or something, the RIAA tweets that, with Wikipedia dark today, students will get their facts straight.

By Jan. 18, 2012

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BitTorrent downloads linked to RIAA, DHS IP addresses

RIAA disputes report of BitTorrent downloads from trade group IP addresses, but TorrentFreak shows they appear on downloading tracker search site.

By Dec. 19, 2011

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RIAA to CNET: Follow Google, nix video-to-MP3 conversions

Days after Google blocked a site that converts songs from YouTube music videos into MP3s, the RIAA again asks CNET to remove conversion software from Download.com.

By Jun. 21, 2012