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Alleged seeding of copyrighted material on BitTorrent is not copyright misuse

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 29 2014

Judge Kennelly granted in part plaintiff Malibu Media’s motion to dismiss Doe defendant’s counterclaim and certain of its nineteen affirmative

Counterclaim need not plead facts to overcome statute of limitations affirmative defense

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 17 2013

Judge Shadur denied plaintiff Flava Works’ Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss defendant’s copyright infringement counterclaims. The fact that

Theft of lyrics not relevant to copyright infringement case

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 15 2012

Judge St. Eve denied a Fed. R. Civ. P. 24 motion to intervene by Romano in this copyright case

Elton John’s “Nikita” does not infringe copyright in song “Natasha”

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 15 2013

Judge St. Eve dismissed plaintiff’s copyright and related state law claims against Elton John, Bernard Taupin and Big Pig Music (collectively

Illinois does not recognize tortious interference based upon wrongfully filed suits

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 3 2014

Judge Grady granted in part plaintiff Flava Works’ Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss defendants’ (collectively “myVidster”) tortious

Officers can be liable for corporate trademark and copyright infringement

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2012

Judge Der-Yeghiayan denied defendant Aksoy’s motion to dismiss in this Lanham Act case regarding the CHICAGO TROLLEY mark for use with Chicago Trolley Tours

Discovery limited to avoid a fishing expedition

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 5 2013

Judge Keys granted in part defendant MBHB’s motion to compel document production and request for admission responses in this copyright case involving

Court allows joinder of BitTorrent Does for early stages of case - 27January, 2014

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2014

Judge Gottschall denied various Doe defendants’ motions to quash third party subpoenas to their respective internet service providers (ISPs) as well

Doe defendant allowed to use pseudonym in porn download case to avoid abusive litigation tactics

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 14 2012

Judge Tharp denied Doe defendant’s motion to quash a subpoena seeking his identifying information from his cable provider in this BitTorrent copyright case, but allowed the Doe to proceed in the suit using a pseudonym

Forum selection clause creates jurisdiction

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 13 2013

Judge Lefkow denied defendant’s Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(2) motion to dismiss plaintiff Flava Works copyright suit for lack of jurisdiction and improper