Friday July 22, 2011

Lawyers Find Cheaper Way To Identify BitTorrent Users

Just great, anti-piracy lawyers have found a cheaper way to track down BiTorrent users. You know, because if anyone needs to make more money off suing file sharers, it would be the lawyers. roll eyes (sarcastic)

Since 2010 close to 200,000 people in the U.S. have been sued for sharing movies via BitTorrent. For the copyright holders and lawyers these cases are already highly profitable. However, some are testing a new and potentially more effective tactic to pursue alleged copyright infringers which could signal the beginning of a new avalanche of settlements.