July 01, 2003
P2P Copyright Infringement Injunction Against Aimster Affirmed
From the RIAA press release: In a unanimous opinion today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit affirmed a preliminary injunction against the peer-to-peer service Aimster (now called Madster) and its principle, John Deep. The district court initially issued a preliminary injunction last December which was subsequently appealed.
The decision, in pdf, is here.
Sheltered judges keep Aimster down
Recording Industry v. Deep, John (The Aimster Case)
Madster Loss: The Expected and Unexpected