Publisher Tells High Court Attorney Fees Should Not Be Awarded In Copyright Suit
(December 10, 2015, 11:15 AM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Citing Fogerty v. Fantasy, Inc. (510 U.S. 517, 534 ), a textbook publisher argues in a Nov. 24 brief to the U.S. Supreme Court that the prevailing party in a copyright infringement lawsuit was not entitled to attorney fees (Supap Kirtsaeng, d/b/a Bluechristine99 v. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., No. 15-375, U.S. Sup.).
(Respondent’s opposition brief available. Document #78-151214-003B.)
In 2008, John Wiley & Sons Inc. sued Supap Kirtsaeng for copyright infringement in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New...