On September 2017, the plaintiff “Media Concepts Pvt. Ltd.”, a Media Company accused Tune.pk along with 200 other websites for using the content which plaintiff company claims to own the copyright license of. Tune.pk is the only platform which defended this false accusation and won the case out of 200+ content publishers. In this Lawsuit, the verdict says:
“Learned counsel for defendant No. 2/ (Tune.pk) petitioner of an application under order 7 rule 11 CPC has argued the suit has not filed by the authoritative person. Saleem Raza, CEO of Media Concepts signed a written reply which says the company doesn’t own a license of copyright, nor is the owner of a registered copyright. Therefore the plaintiff cannot competent to file instant suit. Hence this application under order 7 rule 11 CPC has been rejected.” Dated 9 January, 2019.
Furthermore, the “Media Concepts Pvt. Ltd.” had claimed that they owned exclusive digital license of T-series and had threatened local publishers for it. During the hearing, the plaintiff never produced any element which stated that they hold any such authority. That claim was proven false. This media company also claimed to have the copyright license for Saregama and Music labels within the territory of Pakistan but the claim is not accurate.
Tune.pk stayed a solid defendant in this lawsuit because of it’s clear policy about copyright and a highly equipped technology.
Tune.pk has and will always keep promoting Original Content Creators and protect the copyright owners by mutual collaboration.
In the Past, people had developed a false perception of Tune.pk about copyright and pirated content which Tune.pk might take a legal action and may send Defamation Notice in the future for damaging the brand.
Tune.pk are determined and ascertained that not only have they made their voice clear, But They were also never involved in any illegal or pirated content. Tune welcomes everyone to Join hands together and continue to promote legal content. Tune, as one of the best media platform, are striving hard to ensure Original Content and promote bonafide content.