Monday, July 28, 2008

Final judgment entered in Atlantic v. Andersen

After about 3 years of litigation, final judgment has been entered in Atlantic v. Andersen, the Oregon case in which Tanya Andersen, represented by the Washington firm Lybeck Murphy, defeated the RIAA. The judgment awards Ms. Andersen $107,834 in attorneys fees.

July 28, 2008, Judgment


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4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Any word on Anderson V. Alantic?

Ray Beckerman said...

Now let's hope the RIAA appeals, so the Ninth Circuit can get a feel for what they're about.

Anonymous said...

Just curious, if RIAA does the smart thing and doesn't appeal, how long can they put off paying the judgement?

Ray Beckerman said...

They would have to pay promptly.