ZemTV Kodi Add-on Developer Ordered to Pay $650,000 Piracy Damages

November 1, 2018 - from Torrent Freak

On October 24, 2018, a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas ordered ZemTV developer Shahjahan Durrani to pay $650,000 to plaintiff Dish Network LLC. The copyright infringement lawsuit was filed in May 2017, when Dish Network alleged that Durrani developed and distributed ZemTV through open-source Kodi media player add-ons, resulting in the retransmission of copyrighted Dish Network TV channels.

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