Wednesday June 26, 2013

$675k Verdict Against File Sharing Student Upheld

And this kid thought paying back his student loans was going to be hard. eek!

A $675,000 verdict against a former Boston University student who illegally downloaded and shared songs on the Internet has been upheld. A jury ordered Providence, R.I., resident Joel Tenenbaum to pay $22,500 for each of 30 songs after the Recording Industry Association of America sued him on behalf of four record labels.