“Several major record labels sued the operator of the Russian music website AllofMP3.com, claiming the company has been profiting by selling copies of music without their permission,” The Associated Press reports.
AP reports, “The lawsuit was filed Wednesday in federal court in New York against Moscow-based Mediaservices, which owns AllofMP3 and another music site, allTunes.com.”
“A slate of major record labels, including Arista Records LLC, Warner Bros. Records Inc., Capitol Records Inc. and UMG Recordings Inc., are behind the lawsuit,” AP reports.
AP reports, “The labels claim Mediaservices’ sites sell millions of songs by their artists without paying them “a dime” for the right to do so.”
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