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Unformatted text preview: that could not be shared or given away legally. They also presented evidence that Grokster and StreamCast promoted, marketed and advertised their software as a way to download copyrighted works. Furthermore, they said the defendants encouraged infringement and presented a quote from StreamCast’s chief technology officer that “(t)he goal is to get in trouble with the law and get sued,” the decision noted. “It’s the best way to get in the new(s).” Finally, no evidence was presented that either distributor did anything to filter or impede the sharing of copyrighted work. The District Court ruled for Grokster and StreamCast. It said that those individuals who...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2014 for the course MC 3080 taught by Professor Day during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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