Nature of the Business
|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2016
|Organization, Consolidation and Presentation of Financial Statements [Abstract]|
|Nature of the Business||
Note 1 – Nature of the Business
Rightscorp, Inc., a Nevada corporation (the “Company”) was organized under the laws of the State of Nevada on April 9, 2010, and its fiscal year end is December 31. The Company is the parent company of Rightscorp, Inc., a Delaware corporation formed on January 20, 2011 (“Rightscorp Delaware”). On October 25, 2013, the Company acquired Rightscorp Delaware in a transaction treated as a reverse acquisition, and the business of Rightscorp Delaware became the business of the Company.
The Company has developed products and intellectual property rights relating to providing data and analytics regarding copyright infringement on the Internet. The Company is dedicated to the vision that digital creative works should be protected economically so that the next generation of great music, movies, video games and software can be made and their creators can prosper. The Company has a patent-pending, proprietary method for gathering and analyzing infringement data and for solving copyright infringement by collecting payments from illegal downloaders via notifications sent to their ISP’s.
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Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef