Recordable Media a Bigger Threat Than Filesharing?
I don't hear any outrage from Mr. Bainwol about the "pervasive" and "wrong and improper" practices found to have been comitted by the members of his organisation. Any condemnation for these illegal actions? Any calls for a tough stand against payola?
Of course not, and the $10 million is not seen so much as a fine but more of a cost of doing business. Federal crimes? Your average RIAA labels A&R manager fears not.
Nor do the UK arms fear the law, with senior managers at Sony being threatened with an Anti-Social Behaviour Orders (Asbo).