In SONY BMG Music v. Tenenbaum, the RIAA has filed a notice of appeal from the Court's interlocutory order allowing the January 22nd oral argument to be televised over the internet.
Additionally, it has filed a motion for stay addressed to Judge Gertner.
Notice of appeal
District Court Motion for Stay
[Ed. note. I am not familiar with the procedure the RIAA employed. As far as I know, they were not allowed to file a notice of appeal from an interlocutory order. If anyone out there has any contrary information for me, I would be pleased to hear it. I gather from their papers that they are also filing a writ of prohibition in the First Circuit, but I haven't seen it, and I don't understand the filing of the notice of appeal. -R.B.]
Update 1/17/09, 12:40 PM EST: See also "RIAA Files Writ of "Mandamus or Prohibition" with 1st Circuit Court of Appeals in SONY BMG Music v. Tenenbaum".
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