Fathers and Daughters Nevada LLC filed four BitTorrent copyright infringement cases in the Northern District of Illinois in February of 2016. Chicago area internet subscribers have now begun receiving notices that the attorneys for Fathers and Daughters are seeking their personal information to advance their case against them.
Fathers and Daughters Nevada is suing for BitTorrent downloads and distribution of the movie "Fathers and Daughters". If you received a letter from your cable company about a "Fathers and Daughters Nevada, LLC" lawsuit, the attorneys for the film are claiming that their experts caught you downloading and distributing the film Fathers and Daughters using a BitTorrent client. They are asking your cable company to give them your name, address and contact information so they can ask you to pay a large settlement or amend their complaint to make you a publicly named defendant in the case.
Copyright infringement litigation can be expensive and risky, but if you are innocent it can be worthwhile. In some instances a settlement is a wiser use of a defendant's money. It depends. If you do not use BitTorrent and are certain you are not the downloader, you may have defenses it would be very worthwhile to raise. Erin has 12 years of litigation experience, and can talk with you and advise you on your chances of prevailing if you decide to defend your case and litigate. That litigation experience also allows Erin to advise you on your chances and explain to you why in your case, if you are the downloader, it may well be smarter and cheaper for you to settle. Every defendant has a different set of facts, so everyone deserves an individual professional assessment of what will be best for them based on their circumstances.
Attorney Erin Russell is one of the most experienced BitTorrent defense attorneys in the country. She provides free phone consultations seven days per week at 312-994-2424. Erin can talk to you about your individual circumstances (whether you or someone you're responsible for did it) and help you to understand your potential exposure. She represents hundreds of accused downloaders every year and will apply her experience and knowledge to present you with your best options. Our fee is always a flat fee that is consistent nationwide. We offer discounts for senior citizens, veterans and active duty military personnel and students.
Receiving a notice about a case like the Fathers and Daughters cases can be intimidating, but our clients consistently tell us that they felt much more calm and in control after their consultation with Erin.
The following Fathers and Daughters cases are currently pending in the Northern District of Illinois:
Fathers and Daughters Nevada, LLC v. Does 1-21 - 1:16-cv-02450
Fathers and Daughters Nevada, LLC v. Does 1-26 - 1:16-cv-02452
Fathers and Daughters Nevada, LLC v. Does 1-32 - 1:16-cv-02453
Fathers and Daughters Nevada, LLC v. Does 1-17 - 1:16-cv-02456