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Righthaven v. Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Righthaven v. Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

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Defendants' opposition to plaintiff's response to order to show cause and, alternatively, request for a continuance to conduct discovery pursuant to FRCP 56(f)
Defendants' opposition to plaintiff's response to order to show cause and, alternatively, request for a continuance to conduct discovery pursuant to FRCP 56(f)

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JAMESR.OLSON,ESQ.NevadaBarNo.000116MICHAELE.STOBERSKI,ESQ.NevadaBarNo.004762CHRISTOPHER
J.
RICHARDSON,ESQ.NevadaBar.No.009166OLSON,CANNON,GORMLEY
&
DESRUISSEAUX9950WestCheyenneAvenueLasVegas,NV89129
(702)384A012
FAX:(702)383-0701jolson(cVocgd.commstoberski@ocgd.comAttorneysforDefendantsKAYSEJAMA,anindividual,andCENTERFORINTERCULTURALORGANIZING
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UNITEDSTATESDISTRICTCOURTDISTRICTOFNEVADAPresentlybeforetheCourtistheOrdertoShowCausewhytheCaseshouldnotbeDismissedpursuantto17U.S.C.
§
107.TheCourtissuedtheOrdertoShowCausewhytheCaseRIGHTHAVEN,LLC,aNevadalimitedliabilitycompany,Plaintiff,vs.KAYSEJAMA,anindividual,andCENTERFORINTERCULTURALORGANIZING,aNon-ProfitOrganization,Defendant.)CASENO.2:10-cv-01322-JCM-LRL
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DEFENDANTS'OPPOSITIONTOPLAINTIFF'SRESPONSETOORDERTOSHOWCAUSEAND,ALTERNATIVELY,REQUESTFORACONTINUANCETOCONDUCTDISCOVERYPURSUANTTOFRCP56(1)
shouldnotbeDismissedpursuantto17US.C.
§
107.(Dkt.#12).Plaintiff,Righthaven,LLC("Righthaven")filedaResponsetoOrdertoShowCause,andAlternativelyRequestforContinuancetoConductDiscoveryPursuanttoFRCP56(:1).(Dkt.#14).Defendants,KayseJamaandCenterforInterculturalOrganizing("Defendants")filedanOppositiontotheResponseto
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OrdertoShowCause,andAlternativelyRequestforContinuancetoConductDiscoveryPursuanttoFRCP56(1).(Dkt,#18).ProfessorJasonSchultzfiledBriefofAmicusCuriae.(Dkt.#21).RighthavenfileditsReplyinSupportofPlaintiffsResponsetoOrdertoShowCause.(Dkt.#22).RighthavenfiledanOppositiontoProfessorJasonSchultzfiledBriefofAmicusCuriae.(Dkt.#24).RighthavenfiledPlaintiffsIdentificationofGenuineIssuesofMaterialFactthatRequireResolutionPriortoContinuedFairUseHearing.(Dkt.#28).DefendantsfiledanOppositiontoPlaintiffsIdentificationofGenuineIssuesofMaterialFactthatRequireResolutionPriortoContinuedFairUseHearing.(Dkt.#29).ProfessorSchultzfiledBriefofAmicusCuriaeProfessorJasonSchultzinResponsetoPlaintiffsIdentificationofGenuineIssuesofMaterialFactthatRequireResolutionPriortoContinuedFairUseHearing.(Dkt.#30).Thereafter,theCourtresetthehearingfororalargumentontheOrdertoShowCauseforMarch18,20II.TheCourt,havingconsideredthepapersandpleadingssubmittedandoralargumentsofthepartiespresent,findstherearenoissuesofmaterialfactprecludingtheentryofjudgmentpursuanttoFed.
R.
Civ,
P.56(1)(3).Specifically,astothefirstfairusefactor-thepurposeandcharacteroftheuse-theCourtfindsthereisnodisputeastoDefendants'non-profitstatusandthefactthatDefendantsdidnotsell,license,orpublishtheworkcommercially.
See
AffidavitofKayseJama(Dkt.#7-2)andComplaint,Exhibit2
(Dkt,
#1-1).TheCourtfurtherfindsthatnoreasonablejurycouldconcludethatanygeneraldonationorsolicitationfordonationstoDefendants'missionwouldconstituteusingtheworkforacommercialpurpose.Moreover,theCourtfindsthatDefendantshavemadeatransformativeusebytargetingadifferentaudienceforadifferentpurposethantheoriginalpublisher,the
LasVegasReview-Journal.SeePerfect10,Inc.v.Amazon.com,Inc.,
487F.3d701,722(9th
Cir,
2007)(findingfairusewheredefendantusedacopyrightedwork"inanewcontexttoserveadifferentpurpose").TheCourtalsofindsthatbecauseRighthavendoesnotexploitoroffertheworktothepublicinanyform,therecanbenosubstitutionoftheDefendants'usefor
 
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Righthaven'suseoftheworkunderthefirstfairusefactor.
SeePerfect10,Inc.v.Amazon.com,Inc.,
508F.3d1146(9thCir.2007).ThisfactorweighsinfavorofDefendants.Astothesecondfairusefactor-thenatureofthework-theCourtfindsnogenuineissueofmaterialfact,becausethenatureoftheworkcanbedeterminedbyexaminationofthearticle.ComplaintExhibit1(Dkt.#1-1).Thenewsstoryatissueislargelyfactualandthusdeservingofminimalcopyrightprotection.ThisfactorweighsheavilyinfavorofDefendants.
SeeLosAngelesNewsServov.KCAL-
TV
Channel
9,108F.3d1119,1122(9thCir.1997).Astothethirdfactor-theamountandsubstantialityoftheuse-theCourtfindsthatwhileDefendantspostedtheentiretyofthework,thiswasreasonableinlightofthepurposeandcharacteroftheuseunderthefirstfactor-toinformitsmembersofimportantsocialandpoliticalinformationaboutimmigrantissues.
SeeAmazon,
508F.3dat1165;
Kelly
v.
AribaSoftCO/p.,336
F.3d811,820-21(9thCir.2003).
SeealsoA.
V
V.
il'aradigms.LLC,
562F.3d630,642(4thCir.
2009);
Bond
v.
Blum,
317F.3d385,393(4thCir.2003).
Nuiiezv.Caribbean
Int
'I
NewsC01p.,
235F.3d18,24(lstCir.2000);
Field
v.
GoogleInc.,
412F.Supp.2d1106(D.Nev.2006).Becausetheamountcopiedwasreasonableinrelationtothepurposeofthecopying,thisfactorfavorsneitherparty.
SeeCampbell
v.
Acuff-RoseAll/sic,Inc.,
510US569,586(1994).Righthaven'srelianceon
WorldwideChurch
of
God
v.
PhiladelphiaChurch
of
God,Inc.,
227F.3d1110(9thCir.2000)ismisplaced.Asaninitialmatter,thatcasedoesnotstandforthebroadpropositionthatuseofanentireworkprecludesafair-usefinding.
ld.
at1118(recognizingthat"'wholesalecopyingdoesnotprecludefairuseperse'")(quoting
HustlerMagazine,Inc.v.lvIoral
Majority,
Inc.,
796F.2d1148,1155(9thCir.1986».In
WorldwideChurchoJGod,
achurchownedthecopyrightina380-pagebookwrittenbyitsfounderentitled"MysteryoftheAges."227F.3dat1112.Thechurchstoppeddistributingthebookwhencertainofitsdoctrineschanged.
Id.
at1113.Asplintergroupcountermandedthatdirectivebyprintinganddistributing30,000copiesof"MysteryoftheAges."
lei.
Whenthenewgroupignoredthechurch'scease-and-desistletter,thechurchfiledacopyrightinfringement
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