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Rogers challenged disclosure motions after SCC ruling: court docs

Media | 02/08/2019 6:18 pm EST

Rogers Communications Inc. said it was surprised to see two motions for disclosure of subscriber information filed by two movie studios late last year and challenged them because they did not include how it would be compensated for retrieving the information, according to court documents. The motions brought by movie studios POW Nevada LLC and Bodyguard Productions Inc. came in late November and early December. Two months prior, in September, the Supreme Court of Canada determined that...

Voltage asks SCC for ‘teeth’ in notice-and-notice

Media | 04/26/2018 5:23 pm EDT

Voltage Pictures LLC’s lawyer told the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) Thursday that while the “sky isn’t quite falling” when it comes to the damaging effects of piracy, it needs to be easier for rightsholders to go after those infringing their intellectual property....

Defence costs at issue in Voltage reverse class action case

Media | 01/31/2017 11:06 pm EST

OTTAWA — Lawyers representing a defendant in a reverse class action case over a copyright infringement claim are asking a federal court judge to give their client an opportunity to recover costs...