RIAA urges student pirates to settle now for less

Thursday, 1 March 2007, 10:20 AM EST

The Recording Industry Association of America sent out 400 "pre-litigation" letters to 13 American universities, informing them that a copyright infringement lawsuit is imminent for a number of their students. The RIAA's new initiative will also focus on Ares- and Gnutella-based networks such as LimeWire, which are gaining in popularity as online sources of free, illegal music, officials said.

At TechNewsWorld.

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