Thursday, August 09, 2007

Michelle Santangelo Opposes RIAA Request for Attorneys Fees, Files Answer, Counterclaims, Jury Demand

In Elektra v. Santangelo II, Michelle Santangelo has filed papers opposing the RIAA's motion for attorneys fees, and filed her answer, counterclaims, and jury demand.

Affirmation of Jordan Glass in Opposition to RIAA Motion for Attorneys Fees*
Memorandum of Law in Opposition to RIAA Motion for Attorneys Fees*
Answer, Counterclaims, and Jury Demand*

* Document published online at Internet Law & Regulation

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derivative said...


Those affirmative defenses are just like the Eveready Bunny -- they just keep going and going and going...

I can't imagine the RIAA wanting to gear up to overcome all those, but if Mr. Glass is half the pit bull he appears to be on paper, they may have no choice but to fight him to the bitter end.

yano said...

Your blog is awesome and I love the work you guys do. Love reading your articles on Slashdot. Keep up the good work.

Michael Hoffman said...

The RIAA lawyers worked with Santangelo's lawyer on a scheduling order and then claimed she hadn't made an appearance in the case?


raybeckerman said...

The RIAA doesn't know how to "gear up". It just stonewalls.

Thanks, yano. Much appreciated.

Michael, you're right, it's outrageous. They're the ones that should be sanctioned.