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Studios secure $80m Hotfile settlement

December 4, 2013

By Colin Mann

hollywoodIn a ruling that Hollywood studios say will help clear the way for legitimate, innovative online services to take root and thrive, the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida has ordered file-sharing website Hotfile to cease operations unless it employs copyright filtering technologies that prevent infringement of the studios’ works. The judgement also awards

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