Interactive Service in Copyright Law and Legal Definition

An interactive service is defined as "one that enables a member of the public to receive a transmission of a program specially created for the recipient, or on request, a transmission of a particular sound recording, whether or not as part of a program, which is selected by or on behalf of the recipient." Arista Records, LLC v. Launch Media, Inc., 2009 U.S. App. LEXIS 18830 (2d Cir. N.Y. Aug. 21, 2009)