GEMA wins case against file-sharing host

GEMA won its case against file-sharing host Uploaded this week with the Regional Court of Munich. The decision confirms that file-sharing hosts are liable to pay damages if they do not prevent the upload and distribution of copyright-protected contents. This is a clear signal for creatives and against music piracy.

Read GEMA’s full press release, including statements by GEMA’s CEO Dr Harald Heker and GEMA’s General Counsel Dr Tobias Holzmueller here