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US Court Grants Discovery in Porn Companies File-sharing Lawsuit

Earlier this month, a court in Maryland has granted Malibu Media’s motion “to initiate discovery to identify the John Doe Subscriber” who allegedly downloaded pornographic content on BitTorrent. What is interesting is the fact that this motion comes with strict conditions. All this really raises an age-old question, are these lawsuits against file-sharers really all […]

Lawyer for Film Producer Threatens TechDirt with Legal Action

A rather unusual story has surfaced recently. Apparently, a lawyer representing the producers of the motion picture, “Mary, Mother of Christ” is threatening legal action against the news site TechDirt. We took a look at what happened and couldn’t really find anything that would reflect poorly on TechDirt.