PHILADELPHIA – A Lancaster woman is accused of unlawfully sharing a movie online.
Criminal Productions Inc. filed a complaint on July 27 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against Rebecca Rodriguez alleging copyright infringement.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff is the registered copyright holder of the film "Criminal." The plaintiff holds Rodriguez responsible because the defendant allegedly used BitTorrent to transmit some or all of the exact illegal copy of "Criminal" to third parties.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks enjoin the defendant, statutory damages, court costs and any further relief the court grants. It is represented by Charles Thomas and Lee M. Herman of Creative Rights Law Group PLLC in Media.
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania case number 5:17-cv-03375-JFL