Bodyguard Productions, Inc. filed 5 cases in the Northern District of Illinois against 114 Does. These cases seek to enforce the copyright in the film “The Hitman’s Bodyguard”, an action /thriller directed by Patrick Hughes, and stars Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson and Gary Oldman, among others. These 5 cases will likely result in another round of ISP subpoena letters. The individual cases are:
Bodyguard Productions, Inc. . v. Does 1-19 (Case No. 1:2017-cv-08521)
Bodyguard Production, Inc. v. Does 1-20 (Case No. 1:2017-cv-08522)
Bodyguard Productions, Inc. v. Does 1-23 (Case No. 1:2017-cv-08524)
Bodyguard Production, Inc. v. Does 1-25 (Case No. 1:2017-cv-08525)
Bodyguard Productions, Inc. v. Does 1-27 (Case No. 1:2017-cv-08527)
If you are identified by your ISP as the Doe in a file sharing lawsuit and received a subpoena letter from your ISP (such as ComCast, AT&T and WOW), the following article contains some helpful tips on how to deal with these kinds of suits:
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