Media Law Prof Blog

Editor: Christine A. Corcos
Louisiana State Univ.

A Member of the Law Professor Blogs Network

Monday, January 28, 2008

Music Downloads With No Copy Protection? Not Quite Yet

In spite of an announcement from Qtrax saying that it has clinched agreements with three major labels to do so, Warner, EMI, and Universal say they have no plans to allow the company to permit users to download their music for free through its service. Meanwhile, Amazon.com is proceeding with its digital music store, which lets customers download music without worrying about copy protection. Read more here and here. Meanwhile, music sales continue to fall, a result, says the industry, of continuing piracy.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/2008/01/in-spite-of-an.html

| Permalink

TrackBack URL for this entry:

http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341bfae553ef00e54ff949738833

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Music Downloads With No Copy Protection? Not Quite Yet: