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 Mitch Bainwol - “We know that file sharing began around the same time that our losses began.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “If our option is to sell singles rather than to have them stolen, then we'll sell a track at a time. The important thing is to reinstate the concept that this property deserves compensation.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “There's genuine excitement about the offering. We're hopeful that that P2P becomes a legitimate part of the distribution of music.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “There's genuine excitement about the offering, ... We're hopeful that that P2P becomes a legitimate part of the distribution of music.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “We said for a long time, and no one believed us, that we were serious that peer to peer could play a role in the distribution of music. Our beef was not with the technology but with the people who wanted to use our products as start-up capital.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “This settlement brings to a close an incredibly significant chapter in the story of digital music.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “We've got to find a way to harmonize this so it's rational. There are going to be new technologies that are great for fans, and great for the entire music world, but they're all operating on different platforms, and all operating on different rule sets.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “This decision reflects a growing international chorus those who promote theft can be held accountable, no matter how they attempt to escape responsibility.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “The debate isn't digital versus plastic. It isn't old versus new,”
 Mitch Bainwol - “It's whether or not digital music will be enjoyed in a fashion that supports the creative process or one that robs it of its future.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “It is critical that this activity be treated for what it is -- dealing in stolen property and profiting from it. And that must come with serious consequences.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “We are raising the issue with Congress that whatever the platform is, whether it's over-the-air digital radio, HD radio or satellite radio, that there's a new functionality coming where there will be a convergence of platforms, ... There's the capability to cherry-pick songs, store them in players and avoid a purchase. That's a concern to creators.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “This settlement brings to a close an incredibly significant chapter in the story of digital music. This is a chapter that ends on a high note for the recording industry, the tech community and music fans and consumers everywhere.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “This judgment is first and foremost a global victory for legitimate online music services, the creative community that gives those businesses life and the fans who look forward to a constant array of new music,”
 Mitch Bainwol - “The creative community always responds to a tragedy. I don't think Katrina changed the instinctive reaction. But the fact that it was New Orleans, which is so important to the music world, did touch a chord in a particularly poignant way. People rallied immediately, within hours. All the labels wanted to play ball.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “The creative community always responds to a tragedy, ... I don't think Katrina changed the instinctive reaction. But the fact that it was New Orleans, which is so important to the music world, did touch a chord in a particularly poignant way. People rallied immediately, within hours. All the labels wanted to play ball.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “The theft of music in its various forms continues to exact a heavy price. The piracy problem on college campuses is evolving and presenting new challenges.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “We're trying to send a strong message that you are not anonymous when you participate in peer-to-peer file-sharing and that the illegal distribution of copyrighted music has consequences, ... And as this case illustrates, parents need to be aware of what their children are doing on their computers.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “Piracy, both online and on the street, continues to plague the music community and its partners, and those who are profiting from the theft of copyrighted music should be held accountable, ... Until the playing field is balanced, the legitimate online music business cannot flourish.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “There's no real practical way to follow that suggestion, ... That's a dodge. It is a failure to accept responsibility for the fundamental fact that his companies have a business model predicated on theft. They need to deal with that fundamental question.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “We're happy we're in the right business at the right time to serve.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “As the court articulated in no uncertain terms, there is a right way and a wrong way to conduct a business. This settlement makes clear that businesses are well aware when they are operating on the wrong side of that line.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “The court has spoken plainly that ignorance is no defense for flea markets which profit by turning a blind eye to piracy.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “is an answer to the problem that clearly the marketplace is going to see more of.”
 Mitch Bainwol - “Ted is very high profile. He's part ambassador and part evangelist.”

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