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MPAA Goes For Hotfile’s Jugular With Summary Judgement Request

MPAA Goes For Hotfile’s Jugular With Summary Judgement Request

With MegaUpload out of the picture and numerous other file-sharing sites running scared, the MPAA has another major content hub in its sights. And from the looks of court documents unsealed this week, Hotfile may want to start considering an exit strategy.

Uh Oh: Movie Studios Are Now Suing Private File-Sharing Services

Uh Oh: Movie Studios Are Now Suing Private File-Sharing Services

Disney, Fox, Universal, Columbia and Warner Bros have locked on to their next target in the battle against movie piracy – web-based digital locker site Hotfile. Claiming the site encourages and even rewards users for sharing copyrighted material, the court papers were filed in Miami yesterday.