Time is running out on the possibility to sell cheap music in Russia, Allofmp3-style. Apparently people are reacting by moving their businesses offshore. Take Sweetracks.com as an example: The site is offering song downloads for as little as 15 US-Cents - and the owners couldn't really make up their mind about a good location for their business. So they rented a mailbox in India, paid a lawyer in Thailand and got some server space in Greece. Which might turn out to be the Achilles heel of the whole operation ...

Update: Adding to the global confusion is this part of their TOS:

"This Agreement is governed by the laws of Republic of Panama, without regard to its conflicts of law provisions; and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of and venue in the courts located in the Province of Panama, Republic of Panama with respect to all disputes arising out of or relating to the Service."


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