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Andersen v. Atlantic SJ Order

Andersen v. Atlantic SJ Order

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Motion granting defendant record labels' motion for summary judgment in Tanya Anderson class action.
Motion granting defendant record labels' motion for summary judgment in Tanya Anderson class action.

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE DISTRICT OF OREGONTANYA ANDERSEN,Plaintiff,v. ATLANTIC RECORDINGCORPORATION, a Delawarecorporation; PRIORITY RECORDSLLC, a California limited liability company; CAPITOLRECORDS, INC., a Delawarecorporation; UMG RECORDINGS,INC., a Delaware corporation;BMG MUSIC, a New York general partnership; RECORDINGINDUSTRY ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA; SAFENET, INC. f/k/a MEDIASENTRY, INC., a Delawarecorporation; and SETTLEMENTSUPPORT CENTER, LLC, a Washington limited liabilitycompany,Defendants.07-CV-934-BR  OPINION AND ORDER 
1 - OPINION AND ORDER
Case 3:07-cv-00934-BR Document 173 Filed 11/12/2009 Page 1 of 27
 
LORY RAY LYBECK BENJAMIN R. JUSTUS
Lybeck Murphy, LLP7525 SE 24th Street, Suite 500Mercer Island, WA 98040-2336(206) 230-4255
COREY D. MCGAHA JAMES C. WYLYLEISA B PEARLMANRICHARD A. ADAMSSHIVALI SHARMA REID D. MILLER 
Patton, Roberts, McWilliams, & Capshaw, LLPCentury Bank Plaza, Suite 4002900 St. Michael DriveTexarkana, TX 75503(903) 334-7000Attorneys for Plaintiff
KENNETH R. DAVIS, II WILLIAM T. PATTONPARNA A. MEHRBANI
 Lane Powell P.C.601 S.W. Second Avenue, Suite 2100Portland, OR 97204-3158(503) 778-2121
 AMY BAUER LINNEA BROWNTIMOTHY M. REYNOLDS
 Holme Robert & Owen, LLP1700 Lincoln Street, Suite 4100Denver, CO 80203(303) 866-0417Attorneys for Defendants
BROWN, Judge.
This matter comes before the Court on Defendants' Motion(#127) for Summary Judgment, Plaintiff's Motion (#165) to CompelDefendants to Produce Documents, and Plaintiff's Motion (#170) to2 - OPINION AND ORDER
Case 3:07-cv-00934-BR Document 173 Filed 11/12/2009 Page 2 of 27
 
Supplement the Record on Summary Judgment. For the reasons thatfollow, the Court
GRANTS
Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgmentwith respect to all aspects of Plaintiff's claims that arise fromDefendants' initiation of civil proceedings against Plaintiff;
DENIES
Plaintiff's Motion to Compel; and
DENIES
Plaintiff'sMotion to Supplement the Record.
BACKGROUND
The following facts are undisputed or, if disputed, areviewed in the light most favorable to Plaintiff Tanya Andersen.Peer-to-peer (P2P) networks where individual users can sharefiles via folders on their own computers (shared folders) ratherthan uploading them to and/or downloading them from a centralserver provide individuals with a simple and relatively anonymousway to upload and to download perfect copies of copyright-protected works.In 2002 Defendants Atlantic Recording Corporation; BMGMusic; Capitol Records, Inc.; Priority Records, LLC; RecordingIndustry Association of America (RIAA); and UMG Recordings,Inc. (hereinafter referred to collectively as Record Companies),sought to solve the problem of massive piracy of theircopyrighted works through P2P systems by commencing anEnforcement Program designed to identify and to pursueindividuals who directly infringe through the use of P2P3 - OPINION AND ORDER
Case 3:07-cv-00934-BR Document 173 Filed 11/12/2009 Page 3 of 27

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