John Does

  1. Did Universal Music Expose a Flaw in the YouTube Takedown Process?

    January 27, 2012 1:00 PM EST Last month, before federal authorities shut down Megaupload, the popular file-storage website got into a legal brawl with Universal Music Group over a video that was removed from YouTube. Megaupload hasn't experienced much success thus far in ...

  2. Megaupload Drops Lawsuit Against Universal Music Over Viral Video

    January 22, 2012 10:02 AM EST In the aftermath of the Justice Department's crackdown on Megaupload, the company has dropped its lawsuit against Universal Music Group over an allegedly unlawful takedown of a video showing many superstars endorsing the troubled file-sharing ...

  3. Live Nation Joins Effort To Pre-Sue Bootleggers

    August 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Live Nation has now joined AEG in filing a lawsuit , this time against several John Does in advance of this weekend's OzzFest, featuring Ozzy Osbourne, in Devore, Calif. Here's the complaint , filed in U.S. District Court in California o ...

  4. AEG Sues Merch Bootleggers Before They Bootleg

    August 11, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Just because the Mile High Music Festival this weekend in Denver hasn't happened yet, and just because the bootleggers haven't yet set up shop at the Aug. 14-15 event, doesn't mean that hundreds of individuals haven't already b ...

  5. RIAA Continues Litigation Campaign With 517 Suits

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 'John Does' joined by 24 named defendants. 'John Does' joined by 24 named defendants. News John Does ...

  6. RIAA Continues Litigation Campaign With 517 Suits

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 'John Does' joined by 24 named defendants. The RIAA today (May 24) filed a new round of copyright infringement lawsuits in its ongoing campaign against online peer-to-peer file-sharing. The trade organization once again utilized its &quo ...

  7. Internet Giants Join Forces Against Spammers

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Time Warner's America Online unit has joined its rivals in suing people and companies responsible for unwanted e-mail advertisements known as spam. LOS ANGELES--Time Warner's America Online unit has joined its rivals in suing people and ...

  8. Kazaa Case Hits New Snag

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST SYDNEY--The Australian record industry's attempts to launch a copyright infringement case against Kazaa is facing another stumbling block. Lawyers for Kazaa's Sydney-based parent Sharman Networks lodg Internet Giants Join Forces Against ...