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

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 27 2014

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

Court grants summary judgment based upon no likelihood of confusion

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 11 2013

Judge Nolan granted defendant E. Mishan & Sons (“EMS”) motion for summary judgment on plaintiff Hearthware’s copyright, Lanham Act and related state law

Contract claims sound in copyright

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 14 2011

Judge Kocoras denied defendant's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) motion to dismiss for lack of subject matter jurisdiction and Rule 56 motion for summary judgment in this copyright and contract dispute involving photographs of Thomas & Friends characters - trains from the island of Sodor well-known to those like me with young children

Eye of the Tiger: Survivor survives motion to dismiss

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 7 2011

Judge Coleman denied counter-defendants' (collectively "Survivor Music") Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss counter-plaintiffs' breach of contract and related claims in this dispute over royalties due based upon the copyrighted songs of the band Survivor -- Eye of the Tiger was one of their big hits

Out-of-state lawyer avoids fine for failure to comply with local rules

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 11 2011

Judge Shadur dismissed defendant Doe 300's motion to quash a subpoena in this copyright case, for numerous failures to comply with the Local Rules

Plaintiff need not attach copyright registration to complaint

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 27 2011

Judge Gottschall denied plaintiff Golden's motion to dismiss or for a more definite statement pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) & (e) in this copyright dispute over real estate listings

Allegations of defendant's acts as a group sufficient to plead copyright and trademark infringement

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 29 2011

Judge Zagel granted in part defendants' motion to dismiss plaintiff Healix Infusion Therapy's ("Healix") complaint, which included copyright infringement, trademark infringement and tortious interference claims, all related to the parties' competition for medical infusion services, as follows

Court severs 800 Doe defendants in copyright suit

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 6 2011

Judge Manning sua sponte severed each Doe defendant in this copyright suit over alleged use of copyrighted materials via BitTorrent, except for one Doe IP address

Passive website written in Chinese does not create Illinois personal jurisdiction

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 8 2011

Judge Dow granted defendant CTI's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(2) motion to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction in this copyright infringement action

Suit against unidentified defendants was "problematic" with potential for "abuse"

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 20 2011

Judge Shadur dismissed this case without prejudice as to all defendants based upon plaintiff's failure to serve any of the 300 Doe defendants within the required 120 days pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 4(m