Undoing Metal points not allowed a CNet arrive saying that the Judiciousness Sphere of influence has come up abroad in favor of the $1.92 million verdict awarded to the RIAA in the Jammie Thomas-Rasset instance. Their bolster came in the make of a judicial down filed on Friday, which notes, “Congress took into account the emergency to dissuade the millions of users of redone media from infringing copyrights in an setting where diverse violators feel that they disposition nearly unnoticed.” It also says, “The Copyright Act’s statutory damages provision serves both to compensate and deter. Congress established a scheme to allow copyright holders to elect to receive statutory damages for copyright infringement instead of actual damages and profits because of the difficulty of calculating and proving actual damages.”

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