The RIAA's case against a Georgia man, Atlantic Recording v. Francisco Zuleta, in Atlanta, has been discontinued.
Mr. Zuleta had filed a counterclaim against the record companies for abusive litigation,. He also submitted a declaration in which he testified that he had never downloaded any music.
Mr. Zuleta testified in his declaration that he had a roommate with a computer and that he had an open wireless router. There had been downloads to a router. The name on the Kazaa! account was the roommate's first name.
The RIAA withdrew its claim, and Mr. Zuleta withdrew his counterclaim. Both dismissals were "without prejudice".
Declaration of Francisco Zuleta*
Amended Answer and Counterclaim of Francisco Zuleta*
Stipulation of Dismissal*
Evidence of filing of Stipulation of Dismissal*
* Document published online at Internet Law & Regulation
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