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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


BitTorrent Doe defendants must be part of the same “swarm” at the same time to be joined in suit
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2013

Judge Shadur sua sponte ordered plaintiff Zambezia Film to identify those Doe defendants that could be properly joined pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P


Law firm must perform limited search for use of allegedly infringed scientific papers
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • March 25 2013

Judge Keys granted in part plaintiffs’ motion to compel discovery responses regarding use of its copyrighted articles. Plaintiffs accused defendant


“Growing trend” that bit torrent DOE defendants need not be time-related
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2014

TCYK, LLC, v. Does 1-44, No. 13 C 3825, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Feb. 20, 2014) (Dow J.). Judge Dow denied various Doe defendants' motions to grant


Failure to serve complaint courtesy copies leads to fine
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2014

Judge Shadur sua sponte ordered plaintiff Malibu Media to serve a courtesy copy of its copyright complaint on the Court in compliance with Local Rule


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


Discovery rule applies to 7th Circuit copyright claims
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2015

Judge Pallmeyer denied defendant McGraw-Hill’s motion for summary judgment regarding a statute of limitations and granted in part plaintiff Panoramic


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


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