Ruling Favors Video-Sharing Website

Fans of video file-sharing websites got a boost from U.S. District Court Judge A. Howard Matz, who ruled that Universal Music Group cannot stop a San Diego company from claiming "safe harbor" protection in a copyright-infringement suit. Universal claimed that even though Veoh Networks Inc. may have removed video that was unlawfully shared on its servers once it knew of the activity, the firm was still liable to copyright holders for monetary relief.

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