Friday, March 13, 2009

Tenenbaum files motion for reconsideration and motion to be permitted late filing

In SONY BMG Music Entertainment v. Tenenbaum, after the plaintiffs failed to file a reconsideration motion, the defendant has asked for permission to file a reconsideration motion of his own.

Motion for late filing
Motion for reconsideration
Defendant's memorandum of law
Exhibit A
Exhibit C

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Anonymous said...

Well, this is interesting. Tenenbaum says the 1996 Judicial Council resolution was never given a public comment period or disseminated to the public, as required by Congress, and is, thus, invalid. Sounds like a strong argument against the resolution. And, indeed, is congruent with the fact that nobody, not the judge, not the amici, not the plaintiffs nor the defense had ever heard of the 1996 Judicial Council resolution. Were the resolution to be held valid it would be akin to allowing secret laws

raybeckerman said...

Yes sounds like a very strong argument indeed.

Now Prof. Nesson needs to pray that his motion for permission to file late is granted.

Anonymous said...

Hopefully, after the backhand by the RIAA geniuses she grant both motions.