[Full-disclosure] Re: Case ID 51560370 - Notice of Claimed Infringement
timoguin at gmail.com
Tue Apr 5 00:33:09 BST 2005
Wow, that was the smartest response ever. I hope you get sued.
On Apr 4, 2005 1:47 PM, Jason Coombs <jasonc at science.org> wrote:
> > RE: Unauthorized Distribution of
> > the following copyrighted computer
> > program(s):
> > Sybase PowerBuilder
> So sue me.
> Jason Coombs
> jasonc at science.org
> -----Original Message-----
> From: BusinessSoftwareAlliance <copyright at bsa.org>
> Date: Mon, 04 Apr 2005 13:00:40
> To:Jason Coombs <jasonc at science.org>
> Subject: Case ID 51560370 - Notice of Claimed Infringement
> Monday, April 04, 2005
> 416 Tarrow, Suite 101
> College Station, TX 77840 US
> RE: Unauthorized Distribution of the following copyrighted computer program(s):
> Sybase PowerBuilder
> Dear Sir/Madam:
> The Business Software Alliance (BSA) has determined that the connection listed below, which appears to be using an Internet account under your control, is using a eDonkey network to offer unlicensed copies of copyrighted computer programs published by the BSA's member companies.
> Site Details:
> Date Found: 3 Apr 2005 15:39:0 EDT (GMT -0400)
> Network: eDonkey
> IP Address: 184.108.40.206
> IP Port: 5200
> Protocol: eDonkey
> Content being offered:
> Filename: Sybase Powerbuilder 9 Enterprise.iso
> Filesize: 451,486k
> The above computer program(s) is/are being made available for copying, through downloading, at the above location without authorization from the copyright owner(s).
> Based upon BSA's representation of the copyright owners in anti-piracy matters, we have a good faith belief that none of the materials or activities listed above have been authorized by the rightholders, their agents, or the law. BSA represents that the information in this notification is accurate and states, under penalty of perjury, that it is authorized to act in this matter on behalf of the copyright owners listed above.
> We are giving notice of these activities pursuant to Section 512 of Title 17 of the U.S. Code (as enacted by the 'Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act'). We expect that you will take expeditious action to remove or disable access to the materials described above, and thereby prevent the illegal reproduction and distribution of pirated software via your company's network. As you know, illegal on-line activities can result in 50 million people on the Internet accessing and downloading a copyrighted product worldwide without authorization - a highly damaging activity for the copyright holder.
> We appreciate your cooperation in this matter. Please advise us regarding what actions you take.
> Please include the following CaseID in any response you send: Case ID 51560370.
> Yours sincerely,
> John R. Wolfe
> Manager of Investigations
> Business Software Alliance
> 1150 18th St NW Suite 700
> Washington, DC 20036
> URL: http://www.bsa.org
> E-mail: copyright at bsa.org
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