Capitol Records Says ReDigi's Used MP3s Are Illegal Copies

Law360, New York (January 10, 2012, 6:05 PM EST) -- EMI Group Ltd. subsidiary Capitol Records LLC lodged a copyright infringement suit Friday against used MP3 store ReDigi Inc., alleging the company is merely aiding users in making unlicensed copies of its music.

ReDigi, which bills itself as "the world's first and only online marketplace for used digital music," claims to facilitate the lawful transfer of a digital music file from one user to another without copying or file sharing.

Capitol alleges that Cambridge, Mass.-based ReDigi makes, and assists its users in the making of, “systematic,...
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Capitol Records, LLC v. Redigi Inc.


Case Number

1:12-cv-00095

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

Judge

Richard J. Sullivan

Date Filed

January 6, 2012

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