Rightscorp Issues Letter to Shareholders

Rightscorp Issues Letter to Shareholders

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), the leading champion of artists and other holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP), announced today that it has issued a Letter to Shareholders.

Highlights of the letter include:

  • Current market landscape and recent media coverage on piracy impacting the multi-billion dollar entertainment industry
  • Rightscorp's unique patent-pending technology for identifying copyright infringement
  • Review of the Company's Q1 2015 financial highlights
  • Discussion of operating metrics and growth catalysts in the coming months
  • Corporate highlights that include recent hiring of Mr. Cecil Bond Kyte as Chief Financial Officer

To read the Letter to Shareholders in full, please visit: https://d1io3yog0oux5.cloudfront.net/rightscorp/media/789b2824f5a0cd7ef8af40a5617fd6af.pdf

About Rightscorp, Inc.
Rightscorp (RIHT) is a leading provider of monetization services for artists and holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP). The Company's patent pending digital loss prevention technology focuses on the infringement of digital content such as music, movies, software, books and games and ensures that owners and creators are rightfully paid for their IP. Rightscorp implements existing laws to solve copyright infringements by collecting payments from illegal file sharing activities via notifications sent through Internet Service Providers (ISPs). The Company's technology identifies copyright infringers, who are offered a reasonable settlement option when compared to the legal liability defined in the Digital Millennium Copyrights Act (DMCA). Based on the fact that 22% of all Internet traffic is used to distribute copyrighted content without permission or compensation to the creators, Rightscorp is pursuing an estimated $2.3 billion opportunity and has monetized major media titles through relationships with industry leaders.

Safe Harbor Statement
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For further investor and media information contact:
Andrew Haag 
Managing Partner
IRTH Communications


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