We have learned that James O'Neil, the former Attorney General of the State of Rhode Island, is acting as the local lawyer for the RIAA in Rhode Island. On behalf of the RIAA, he has recently sued a parent who has never done any file sharing or downloading, in Elektra v. Werry. The parent is presently representing himself.
Elektra v. Werry, Dist. Rhode Island 1:06-cv-00357, Docket Sheet*
* Document published online at Internet Law & Regulation
Keywords: digital copyright online download upload peer to peer p2p file sharing filesharing music movies indie label freeculture creative commons pop/rock artists riaa independent mp3 cd favorite songs