Monday, December 12, 2011

Copyright Infringement: Publisher John Wiley Pursues Bittorrent Dummies

John Wiley's For Dummies TM

In John Wiley v. John Does 1-36 (S.D.N.Y. December 7, 2011 11 Civ 8943), we see an example of a book publisher, here John Wiley, publisher of the "For Dummies"TM series of books suing individuals who have used Bittorrent to download a single book.

The complaint accuses each downloader of copyright and trademark infringement and seeks treble damages on trademark counterfeiting claims, plus punitive damages.

John Wiley Pursues Bit Torrent Dummies
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