Music Collection Org: Revenues Are Booming… And That’s Proof Why We Need Even More Draconian Copyright Laws (Techdirt)

Techdirt: Music Collection Org: Revenues Are Booming… And That’s Proof Why We Need Even More Draconian Copyright Laws. “As we showed earlier this year in our latest Sky Is Rising report, revenue in the entertainment industry continues to shoot upwards — and not because of draconian new anti-piracy laws, but almost entirely because of successful innovations from internet companies that have opened up massive new markets for content creators. You’d think that maybe this would make some copyright system supporters think twice about continuing to push for expansionary copyright policies that are likely to hamstring the very internet services that have provided them this windfall, but that would be expecting self-reflection from an industry famous for blaming everyone else for everything that has ever gone wrong.”