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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


Doe defendants severed in Bit Torrent case
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2013

Judge Guzman sua sponte severed Does 2-28 and dismissed them without prejudice in this Bit Torrent copyright case. Joinder was not proper pursuant to


DMCA false claims must be tied to copyrighted work
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2012

Judge Kendall granted defendant’s various Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) motions to dismiss plaintiff Personal Keepsakes’ Digital Millenium Copyright Act, Lanham Act and related state law claims in this case involving copyrighted poems


Default judgment requires damages prove-up
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2012

Judge Shadur acknowledged that pro se plaintiff’s motion for default was timely in this copyright infringement case


Plaintiff need not attach copyright registration to complaint
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • 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


Bit Torrent default judgment gets $750movie
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

Judge Dow granted plaintiff Malibu Media’s motion for default judgment in this copyright case regarding pornographic movies. Malibu Media


Lady Gaga’s “Judas” does not infringe copyright
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2014

Judge Aspen granted defendants’ Fed. R Civ. P. 56 motion for summary judgment because no reasonable trier of fact could find defendant Lady Gaga’s


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


BitTorrent: motion to quash is not a proper vehicle for severing does
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2014

Judge Leinenweber denied Doe 39s motion to quash a pre-discovery subpoena in this BitTorrent case involving the motion picture “Under the Bed.” At


Court sua sponte orders production of evidence and a hearing on a copyright issue
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2013

Judge Shadur, after reading plaintiff FlavaWorks’ answer to defendant’s copyright counterclaims, sua sponte ordered FlavaWorks to produce a copy of