Monday April 27, 2015

Grooveshark Faces $736 Million In Copyright Damages

These guys better hope they can live up to their name and "escape" that $736 million that the record companies are trying to get out of them. eek!

As Grooveshark parent company Escape Media prepares to face off against the world's largest record labels in New York later today, the company is bracing for the worst. In a pre-hearing ruling a judge described Grooveshark's copyright violations on 4,907 tracks as "willful", potentially putting the company on the hook for $736 million in damages.