There have been numerous press reports that Ohio University, in Athens, Ohio, has been targeted by the RIAA.
Now the battle is joined.
The RIAA has filed its usual ex parte John Doe lawsuits.
But this time it has encountered an adversary.
Joseph A. Hazelbaker and Jonathan Sowash of Sowash, Carson & Ferrier, an Athens, Ohio, law firm, have taken up the cause of Ohio University students, and have served notice on the University that they expect the University to protect its students' rights, and will hold the University accountable if it does not.
Complaint in Arista v. Does 1-15*
Complaint in Capitol v. Does 1-10*
May 23, 2007, Letter of Joseph Hazelbaker to Ohio University*
* Document published online at Internet Law & Regulation
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