Friday, January 20, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sharp Establishes New Research and Development Center for Home Appliances in China
Samsung Seeks Arbitration Over LCD Supply Halt
Canon May Invest In Toshiba's Chip Business
Samsung To Explain What Caused The Galaxy Note 7's ban In Press Event
Nintendo's 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Smartphone Game features in-app Purchases
Fujifilm X-T20 Features New 24MP Sensor and 4K Video Capture
Samsung Begins Rollout of Android 7.0 Nougat
European Commission Welcomes Steps Taken by Amazon, Audible and Apple to Improve Competition in Audiobook Distribution
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Hollywo...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, February 22, 2006
Hollywood Sues Samsung over Old DVD player


Walt Disney, Time Warner, Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox and Universal Studios are suing Samsung over a DVD player which the company no longer manufactures.

A report in the Korea Times stated that Samsung is being taken to court to force a recall on its DVD-HD841 player, on which production ceased in 2004. The legal action claims that the DVD player can be easily adapted to make illegal copies of feature films.The DVD-HD841 has an integral video scaler that permits output to an HDTV, which may be one of the reasons why the studios are so keen for its recall.

The lawsuit alleges that the DVD-HD841's copy protection can be defeated, and that the device is encouraging film piracy.A Samsung spokesman confirmed the suit's existence, but said that the company had a policy of not commenting on legal cases before trial.


Previous
Next
NEC Leaning Towards Blu-Ray        All News        Another Complaint Filed Against Microsoft
Samsung Announces New LCD Monitor     Consumer Electronics News      Three New Projectors Announced

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Seeks Arbitration Over LCD Supply Halt
Samsung To Explain What Caused The Galaxy Note 7's ban In Press Event
Samsung Begins Rollout of Android 7.0 Nougat
Samsung Bribery Case May Trigger U.S. Legal Authorities Too
Samsung's Exynos Processors Selected For Audi's In-Vehicle Infotainment
Samsung Adds New Capabilities And Categories To Their Mobile Alliance Program
LG Display To Supply LCD Panels For TVs to Rival Samsung Electronics
Samsung Vice Chairman Suspect in Political Probe
Samsung SDI Presents Fast Charging Battery That Enables Electric Vehicles to Drive 600km
Samsung's Latest Wearables Get iOS Compatibility
Samsung's Exynos Processors To Power Future Audi Cars
Samsung NEXT at CES 2017

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .