Ohio Magistrate Judge: Defendant Must Destroy Copies Of Copyrighted Film

Mealey's (September 10, 2015, 10:48 AM EDT) -- COLUMBUS, Ohio — A defaulting defendant should be permanently enjoined from any further infringement of the copyrighted film “Jug Face,” an Ohio federal magistrate judge ruled Sept. 9 (Modern Jug Face LLC v. Phillip Wright, No. 13-847, S.D. Ohio; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 119884).

(Report and recommendation available. Document #16-150921-016Z.)

Moreover, according to U.S. Magistrate Judge Elizabeth A. Preston Deavers of the Southern District of Ohio, defendant Phillip Wright should be ordered to destroy all electronic copies of the film in his possession.

The magistrate judge...
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