Judge Declines Does’ Motions To Quash Discovery In File-Sharing Lawsuit
Mealey's (January 21, 2016, 2:40 PM EST) -- CHICAGO — An Illinois federal judge on Jan. 15 denied two Doe defendants’ motions to quash a copyright holder’s subpoenas to discover their identities, finding no merit to the Does’ arguments alleging misjoinder and free speech right violations (Cobbler Nevada LLC v. Does 1-28, No.1:15-cv-07538, N.D. Ill.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5623).
(Memorandum opinion and order available. Document #68-160211-001Z.)
Cobbler Nevada LLC is a motion picture developer and production firm that holds the copyright for the 2014 film “The Cobbler,” starring Adam Sandler and...