More than 100,000 People Have Been Sued for Sharing Movies in Past Year
Feb 03, 2011, 16:35 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Eriq Gardner)
"Suing file-sharers has gone viral.
"Since we first broke the news about a new Washington D.C.
enterprise using an innovative legal tactic to pursue movie torrent
downloaders, U.S. courts have seen an explosion of activity on the
"In fact, according to data collected by TorrentFreak, more than
100,000 P2P users have been targeted in lawsuits in the past year
alone. What started out as a handful of small film producers suing
has grown to include indie studios like Voltage and Nu Image to a
wide swath of the adult entertainment industry."