The trade group representing the six major Hollywood film studios filed a copyright suit in federal court against online video distributor Zediva today.
The suit has started the process that almost certainly will end with Zediva's demise.
"Zediva illegally streams movies to its customers without obtaining required licenses from the movie studios," the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) said in a statement today. "Zediva claims it is like a brick-and-mortar DVD 'rental' store and therefore not obligated to pay licensing fees to copyright holders. But the DVD 'rental' label is a sham. In reality, Zediva … Read more