Las Vegas-based newspaper copyright enforcement company Righthaven LLC is now doing business with Media News Group and has sued a blogger for alleged copyright infringement involving a column from the Media News-owned Denver Post.Which papers? The Righthaven Victims Blog reports that the Media News Group (which filed for bankruptcy earlier this year) includes "the Denver Post, the San Bernardino Sun, the San Jose Mercury News, the Detroit News, the Salt Lake Tribune and more."
An attorney for Righthaven filed the suit Thursday in federal court in Charleston, S.C. This appears to be the first lawsuit Righthaven has filed in a federal court outside of Nevada, where since March it has filed 179 copyright infringement lawsuits.
Sunday, December 5, 2010
Righthaven Keeps Going
I had thought from the difficulties that they had with some of their suits that they would calm down. I guess not. From the December 5, 2010 Las Vegas Sun: