Studios, Labels Tell 2nd Circ. To Uphold ReDigi Ruling

Law360, New York (May 15, 2017, 5:56 PM EDT) -- The major film studios and record labels are pushing the Second Circuit to uphold a $3.5 million copyright ruling against digital media re-sale service ReDigi Inc., saying a ruling to the contrary would “flout long-established principles of copyright law.”

In an amicus brief filed Friday, the Motion Picture Association of America and the Recording Industry Association of America pressed the appeals court to affirm a 2013 ruling that ReDigi, which lets subscribers resell digital media, was unlawfully reproducing copyrighted content.

ReDigi's appeal is centered on the...
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