The RIAA has moved to dismiss counterclaims which have been interposed in a Columbus, Georgia, case, Priority v. Beer.
The plaintiff record companies against whom the counterclaims are asserted are Priority Records, BMG, SONY BMG, and Interscope.
The counterclaims are for
-Trespass (Georgia law)
-Invasion of Privacy (Georgia law)
-Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress (Georgia law)
-Attorneys Fees (Federal Copyright Act)
Answer and Counterclaims*
RIAA Motion to Dismiss Counterclaims*
The attorney for the defendant is Michael Caldwell of the Atlanta, Georgia, firm, DeLong, Caldwell & Bridgers.
* Document published online at Internet Law & Regulation
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