The complaint alleges that CBS Interactive and CNET have "knowingly and willfully participated in and profited from the same massive infringement that engendered large copyright suits against Napster and LimeWire and that ultimately crippled them financially.
What does LW stand for?
LW stands for Limewire (p2p software)
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
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- Leatherworking (game)
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- Left Waist Gunner
- Left Wing
- Lethal Weapon (movie)
- Letter Writer
- Liegewagen (German Couchette)
- Light Weight
- Lightwave (NewTek)
Samples in periodicals archive:
LimeWire was the only company to ignore and continued operating.
US District Court judge Kimba Wood found Gorton guilty of promoting huge copyright violations and closed down LimeWire.
Instead, Connor listens to music in an eclectic combination of formats: CDs, yes, but also on vinyl, or on the computer using iTunes or Limewire.
In 2006, MTV requested that Weird Al Yankovic censor the names of the sites Morpheus, Grokster, Limewire and Kazaa from the video of "Don't Download This Song.
People who download from filesharing services such as LimeWire and eDonkey are breaking the law - even if they already own a copy in another format - but the music industry has so far focused on tracking down those who upload music so others can copy it.
They are placing files with misleading titles such "Britney Look-alike's Sex Secrets" on popular websites such as LimeWire knowing that some youngsters will be lured into taking a look at their filth.
The trade group said the defendants distributed copyrighted recordings on unauthorized peer-to-peer services, including eDonkey, Kazaa, LimeWire and Grokster.