Tempted to throw away that old promo copy from a label? UMG says that sort of action is “unauthorized distribution” and therefore illegal. Read the details here.
So what happens when a radio station gives a promotion CD away and the winner turns around and sells it at a garage sale or tosses it in the trash? Could the contest winner be sued as well?
Goodwill and Salvation Army better watch their backs!
This is so 1990’s.