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Can the television industry use litigation to avoid the fate of the music industry? While the big record labels were ultimately able to vanquish digital competitors like Napster in court, they never fully recovered their previous market share. The major networks’ business model has been challenged recently by new television services from Aereo Inc. and Dish Network LLC, and the broadcasters too have headed to court.