Prince drops $22m in lawsuits against fans and Facebook users

Prince has abandoned plans to sue 22 alleged bootleggers of his material.This month, the musician filed a lawsuit seeking $1m (£604,000) each from internet users he has accused of posting footage of his concerts online. But according to TMZ, which claims to have obtained court documents, Prince has now asked a federal court in California to dismiss the lawsuit.
http://www.theguardian.com/music/2014/jan/29/prince-drops-22-million-lawsuit-fans-facebook-pretzelbodylogicAlso see:Prince drops his $22 million lawsuit against online bootleggers
Less than two weeks ago, Prince filed a lawsuit accusing 22 people who engaged in “massive infringement and bootlegging of Prince’s material,” by linking to “unauthorized copies of the performance” for download.However, Prince and his attorneys decided to suddenly drop the case entirely without prejudice on Tuesday.
http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2014/01/prince-drops-his-22-million-lawsuit-against-online-bootleggers/

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