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Rule 12 not the proper basis for statute of limitations dismissals
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • October 30 2015

Judge Lee denied defendants (collectively “Team One”) Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss Plaintiff’s copyright infringement claims as barred


Court awards statutory copyright damages in default judgment
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2015

Judge St. Eve granted in part plaintiffs’ motion for default judgment in this music copyright case involving three reggae songs. The Court awarded


Party Cannot Challenge Third Party Subpoena Based Upon Third Party’s Burden
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2016

Judge Darrah denied Doe 7’s motion to quash plaintiff Glacier Films’ subpoena to third party Comcast, Doe 7’s alleged internet service provider


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


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


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


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


No Implied Right to Copyright Infringement Indemnification
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

Kay Bros. Enters., Inc. v. Parente No. 16 C 387, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Oct. 3, 2016) (Ellis, J


Individual Copyright Claims Must Differentiate Between Corporate and Individual Liability
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2017

Judge Kocoras granted in part with leave to replead defendant’s Fed. R. Civ. P. 12 (b)(6) motion to dismiss in this copyright dispute


Bit Torrent Doe allowed to proceed anonymously
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 3 2013

Judge Kendall: 1) denied defendant Doe 15s motion to dismiss; 2) denied Doe 15s motion to quash the subpoena of Doe 15s internet provider; 3