"KickassTorrents Owner Faces 20-Plus Years in Stir," E-Commerce Times
In an article published by E-Commerce Times on July 26, 2016, Mitzi L. Hill provides insight on the recent arrest of the alleged owner of a famous pirate website and how piracy impacts the entertainment industry. The article states that the U.S. entertainment industry has lost more than a billion dollars in profits due to the website’s operations. “Movies currently in movie theatres are hugely valuable to the studios because they have several streams of revenue that come after the theatrical outlet,” Ms. Hill told the publication. “If you’re stealing movies while they’re still in the theatre, you’re really hitting the studios where it really hurts.” View the full article on the E-Commerce Times website.