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02/26/2002 19:09 FAX 518 494 0465: BOTES SCHILLER FLEXNER Boas ap IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT. FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS EASTERN DIVISION INRE: — AIMSTER COPYRIGHT : MASTER FILE LITIGATION No, 01 C 8933 + MDL 1425 Judge Marvin E. Aspen PLAINTIFFS’ REPLY MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF JOINT MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION 02/28/2002 4) 18 434, 0885 BOTES SCHILLER FLEXNER ‘TABLE OF CONTENIS INTRODUCTION ..-.. 1. ‘THE AUDIO HOME RECORDING ACT ("AHRA") HAS NO 1. WV. RELEVANCE TO THE CONDUCT OF AIMSTER USERS ‘THE SONY DOCTRINE DOES NOT SHIELD DEFENDANTS .. DEFENDANTS ARE LIABLE FOR VICARIOUS INFRINGEMENT ‘THE DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT (‘DMCA") DOES NOT LIMIT DEFENDANTS’ LIABILITY... PLAINTIFFS WILL SUFFER IRREPARABLE HARM NEITHER THE BALANCE OF HARDSHIPS NOR THE PUBLIC INTEREST FAVORS DEFENDANTS VIL. AT MOST A MINIMAL BOND SHOULD BE REQUIRED CONCLUSION cee coteesee - ow077352 Boss, 15 02 19:10 FAX 518 494 0605, BOTES SCHILLER FLEXNER oss TABLE OF AUTHORITIES Page(s) CASES ALS Scan, Ine. v. RemarO Communities. Inc., 239 F.3d 619 (41h Cir, 2001) 8 ASM Records, Ing_v, General Audio Video Cass ‘948 F. Supp. 1449 (C.D. Cal, 1996) ..+..-- - 34,6 A&M Records, Inc. v. Napster, Inc LI4E, Supp. 2d 896 (ND. Cal, 2000) 24,5 A&M Records, Ine, v, Napster. Inc, 239 F.3d 1004 (9th Cir. 2001) 1,2,3,4,5,6, 714 A&M Records, Inc. v, Napster, Inc S4USP.Q. 2d 1746 (ND. Cal. 2000) -..... soe 910 ‘Apple Computer. Inc, v. Formula Intemational, Inc, 394 F. Supp. 617 (C.D. Cal. 1988) ----eeseeeeeee veces 0 Avari.Jnc.v. North America Philips Consumer Electric. Cor, 672.F.24 607 (Tth Cit. 1982) -— 2... ceeeeeee settee HI ‘Autoshill Ins», ation Support System, Ine, 994 F.2d 1476 (10th Cir. 1993) “3 Balsa v a 966 F. Supp. 757 (CD. Ill 1996) <.--..--sseeeeveeeeeeveees 2 inch 2001 WL 301433 (G.D. Ind. 2001)... .eseeseeeee ee Bonneville Injgmational Corp, v, Peter, 153 F, Supp. 2d 763 (ED. Pa. 2001)... 2 Cable/Home Committee Comp. v. Network Products, In 902 F.2d 829 (Its Ci 1990) «0... even eens 6 Ine Cestsin Personal Computers, 224 US.P.Q. 270 (U.S. Intl Trade Comm's 1984) .. 3 ov077352