Chumak & Company LLP
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Copyright Litigation

Copyright litigation, while a last resort, can be necessary to protect a business' investment in its creative works, or to defend against an assertion of copyright.

We have experience in advising and representing clients in diverse industries in asserting and defending against copyright claims, including disputes related to the unauthorized use of copyright content in social media platforms, the ownership and content of websites and online properties, the effect of moral rights when adapting a creative work, and the appropriate use of "Open Source" software code.

We have experience dealing with the Business Software Alliance (BSA) and its members, and have advised clients to achieve compliance with software licensing matters.   

OUR COPYRIGHT LITIGATION SERVICES INCLUDE:

Advice on what constitutes infringement for the purposes of initiating or avoiding a lawsuit.

Drafting and responding to demand letters regarding copyright infringement.

All aspects of copyright litigation, from initiating a lawsuit and injunction motions through judgment and enforcement of Court orders.

Drafting and negotiating settlement agreements.

 

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Copyright Litigation


 

Copyright litigation can be necessary to protect a business' investment in its creative works, or to defend against a third party’s assertion of copyright.

We have experience in advising and representing clients in diverse industries to assert and defend against copyright claims, including disputes related to the unauthorized use of copyright content in social media platforms, the ownership and content of websites and online properties, various entertainment properties, the effect of moral rights when adapting a creative work, and the appropriate use of "Open Source" software code.

Statement of Claim from a movie studio

We have experience resolving copyright assertions by movie studios and their counsel sent to customers of Rogers and Bell after infringement has been detected online. Contact us if you are in receipt of a Statement of Claim from Bodyguard Productions, UN4 Productions, Colossal Movie Productions, Wind River Productions, Voltage Pictures, TBV Productions, Morgan Creek Productions, WWE Studios or others. T-264-17, T-265-17, T-463-17, T-481-17, T-908-17, T-909-17, T-1085-17, T-1086-17, T-1087-17, T-1918-17, T-1926-17, T-71-18, or T-1683-18.

Audit letter from a software company

We also have experience dealing with the Business Software Alliance (BSA) and its members, and have advised clients to achieve compliance with software licensing matters.  Contact us if you have received an audit request or request to pay damages \.

Our copyright litigation services include:

  • Advice on what constitutes infringement for the purposes of initiating or avoiding a lawsuit.

  • Drafting and responding to demand letters regarding copyright infringement.

  • All aspects of copyright litigation, from initiating a lawsuit and injunction motions through judgment and enforcement of Court orders.

  • Drafting and negotiating settlement agreements.

For more information on Copyright Litigation, please contact:

Yuri Chumak