Rightscorp Attends Fourth Annual Summer Institute held by Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property (CPIP)

Dienstag, 11.07.2017 14:50 von PR Newswire

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SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), a leading provider of data analytics and litigation services, as well as copyright infringement protection services to support artists and owners of copyrighted property, announced today that it will be attending the Fourth Annual Summer Institute hosted by Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property (CPIP), to be held July 11-13, 2017 in Beaver Creek, Colorado.

"CPIP's mission directly aligns with Rightscorp's vision to protect creative works," says Rightscorp's President Christopher Sabec, "The CPIP Summer Institute's presentations and panel discussions tackle current issues relating to intellectual property and global economic development and Rightscorp intends to be on the forefront of these issues so that the next generation of great music, movies, and other content can be created and its creators prosper."

In addition, Mr. Sabec will be a speaker on a group panel entitled "Innovative and Creative IP Commercialization" on the afternoon of July 13, 2017.

The CPIP Summer Institute is an annual conference for IP scholars, policy analysts, and people who work in the innovation and creative industries. At this exclusive and intimate event, thought leaders in IP research and policy will discuss the current state of affairs and work on translating ideas into policy.

About Rightscorp, Inc.

Rightscorp (RIHT) is a leading provider of data and analytic services to support artists and owners of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP). The Company's patent pending digital loss prevention technology focuses on the infringement of rights to digital content such as music, movies, software, books and games and ensures that the rights of owners and creators are protected. Rightscorp works closely with its clients to develop programs of education and notice, and as necessary to pursue copyright infringers for their illegal file sharing activities via notifications sent through Internet Service Providers (ISPs). The Company's technology identifies copyright infringers, who are provided information about copyrights and the importance of Intellectual Property and offered a reasonable opportunity to terminate their activities and pay a nominal settlement option that is generally a fraction of the statutory minimum in an effort to avoid the need for expensive litigation.  With minimum statutory penalties of $750 and up to $150,000 per infringement, Rightscorp's technology and process of notice allows all parties to efficiently and economically address copyright infringement without the costs and burdens of litigation.  Based on the fact that 22% of all Internet traffic is used to distribute copyrighted content without permission or compensation to the creators, Rightscorp's technology and process provides one of the best and most cost efficient means of addressing this issue for both the artists and those who have infringed their works.


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