LimeWire, a product by Lime Group is about to end. Yes, recently US court passed a decision for a case filed against LimeWire software application in 2006, making it clear that Lime Wire application was directly in violation of copy rights.
According to some legal experts, one of the most oldest file sharing application, LimeWire, has to end soon to avoid getting into further complications which may include paying heavy damages.
US District Judge Kimba Wood stated that Mark Gorton, founder of the Lime Wire application was found to be in contravention of copy rights when it came to free file sharing. About 60% of people who are into downloading songs use LimeWire for their conveneince. And in recent times, search for free lime wire download has amazingly increased.
Law practitioners at Lime Group have started to warm up for defending their case for the next session, but it would be a great blow for the group and the users if LimeWire is forced to shut down.