LaFrance on Music Downloads as Reproductions Rather than Public Performances

In a significant loss for music performing rights organizations, the Second Circuit held in United States v. ASCAP , 2010 U.S. App. LEXIS 19983 (2d Cir. Sept. 28, 2010) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free Case Law ], that digital downloads...