Salon: Is the RIAA Running Scared?. Felten’s decision can be seen as eminently savvy — and not because he chose to avoid litigation. His actions, along with the shortsighted bullying tactics of the RIAA, set a precedent that could potentially undermine the widely disparaged DMCA.
Click here to see the letter the Recording Industry Association of America sent to Prof. Felten at Princeton, along with the paper that the industry wanted suppressed. Gee, folks, looks like it’s already out there