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Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) P2P File-Sharing Litigation Against Grokster and StreamCast Networks
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Metro Goldwyn-Mayer Studios v. Grokster, Inc.
Legal Briefs Filed with the U.S. Supreme Court

Lower Court Proceedings

  • (Metro Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. v. Grokster, Ltd.)
      Opinion, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals (Aug. 19, 2004)
      Opinion U.S. District Court (April 25, 2003)
      Complaint (Oct. 2, 2001)

Related Proceedings

Lawsuits brought by the MPAA against companies and persons allegedly operating servers indexing millions of illegal copies of movies and TV programs.
The Lawyers
  Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA)
  • Frederick E. Attaway, Executive Vice President & Washington, D.C. General Counsel
  • Karin S. Newman, Counsel, State Legislation
  • Barbara L. Rosenfeld
  • Walid Nasser
  • Melissa Beth Patack
  • Axel Ausdermuhlen
  • William Billick
  • Daniel Robbins
  • David T. Fluornoy
  • Jonathan D. Liebowitz
  • Jane Saunders

      Electronic Frontier Foundation (‘EFF’) Lawyers
    Cindy Cohn, Legal Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)

  • Fred von Lohmann, Senior Staff Attorney, EFF
  • Lee Tien, Senior Staff Attorney, EFF
  • Wendy Seltzer, Staff Attorney, EFF
  • Jason Schultz, Staff Attorney, EFF
  • Gwen Hinze, Staff Attorney, EFF

      Find A Lawyer

  • Intellectual Property Lawyers
  • Internet - Cyberspace Lawyers
  • Litigation & Appeals Lawyers
    Legal Commentary and Analysis

  • Corporate Liability For Online File Sharing By Mary M. Luria and Gary A. Kibel (2004)
  • Can the RIAA Truly Give Illegal Distributors "Amnesty"? By Julie Hilden (Sept. 16, 2003)
  • The Era of Entitlement: What Alabama Judge Roy Moore, File "Sharers," and the Catholic Church Have in Common By Marci Hamilton (Aug. 28, 2003)
  • Why Suing College Students for Illegal Music Downloading Is the Right Thing To Do By Marci Hamilton (Aug. 5, 2003)
  • The Brighter Side of the RIAA By Andrew Zangrilli (May 2003)
  • An Interview With EFF Counsel Fred von Lohmann By Andrew Zangrilli (May 2003)
  • How the Motion Picture and Recording Industries are Losing the Copyright War by Fighting Misdirected Battles By Peter Yu (May 2003)
  • Digital Tunes, Movies, and Tricks, By Joel Zand (May 2003)
  • Why 2600 Magazine Is Not Going All The Way To The Supreme Court With Its Digital Music Copyright Challenge By Laura Hodes (July 11, 2002)
  • A Legal Malpractice Claim By By Sonia K. Katyal (Feb. 7, 2002)
  • The Basics of Copyright Law, By Ann Dunn Wessberg (2001)
  • The Ninth Circuit's Napster Decision: Judicial Opinions Versus Unstoppable Technologies By Julie Hilden (Feb. 19, 2001)
  • Napster's Side Of The Story By Laurence Pilgrim (May 5, 2000)
  • Opportunities and Obligations of Music Use on the Web By Monica P. McCabe, Esq. and Jennifer Bernheim, Esq. (1999)
  • RIAA v. Diamond Multimedia Systems, Inc. By Danielle Murray (1999)
    Web Sites

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