Friday, June 26, 2009

RIAA seeks to exclude John Perry Barlow as expert in SONY BMG Music Entertainment v. Tenenbaum

In SONY BMG Music Entertainment v. Tenenbaum, the RIAA has sought to bar one of defendant's expert witnesses, former Grateful Dead lyricist John Perry Barlow, from testifying.

Motion to exclude expert witness Barlow

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

"Better to keep silence and be thought a fool, then open one's mouth and remove all possible doubt."

(This said with one finger pointed at plaintiffs, THREE at self.)

-Quiet Lurker