NZ ‘three strikes’ downloader ordered to pay $600 damages

Posted On February 18, 2013
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A New Zealand Rihanna fan has the dubious honour of being one of the first people to have an enforcement action brought against her for breach of copyright under the Copyright (Infringing File Sharing) Amendment Act 2011 (NZ).

According to a King & Wood Mallesons report, the unnamed woman was ordered to pay $NZ616.57 in damages for making two songs available for download via uTorrent.

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