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MORE ATTORNEYS JOIN IN FIGHT AGAINST PIRATES

July 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The U.S. Copyright Group, the group of Washington D.C.-based attorneys suing thousands of BitTorrent users for allegedly illegally downloading movies, including the Oscar-winning The Hurt Locker, has mobilized 15 additional law firms to help in cases in which the file-sharers refuse to pay the $1,500 settlement demand, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The website TorrentFreak.com […]

LAWYERS STANDING BY TO DEFEND ACCUSED PIRATES

June 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has gathered the names of some 75 attorneys who have agreed to come to the aid of anyone accused by the U.S. Copyright Group (USCG) of illegally downloading movies from BitTorrent websites. The EFF issued the list on Friday after reports that some Internet service providers (ISPs) had agreed to cooperate […]

COPYRIGHT GROUP BEGINS SUING DOWNLOADERS

June 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Millions of people who heretofore have seen no reason for securing their wi-fi routers with a password may now think twice about not doing so after thousands of them have received notices from lawyers for the U.S. Copyright Group (USCG) that they are being sued for downloading copyrighted movies illegally. The group has already filed […]