Law Med Blog Targeted In Federal Lawsuit By Righthaven
In an email received from a Las Vegas Sun reporter on May 6 The Law Med Blog was informed that a federal lawsuit had been filed against us claiming copyright infringement. Our first reaction was ‘nice try but jokes like this can’t fool us’ (not everyone likes what we blog about here as strange as that seems). But the email included a link to a NY Times story entitled “Enforcing Copyrights Online for a Profit” that stopped our laughter.
Indeed such a lawsuit has been filed, though we have yet to be served with the complaint. With the clear awareness that anything the Law Med Blog says or does going forward is potentially admissible as evidence in the case, including this post, our response is “Bring it on”. We have all seen defendants in lawsuits offer up the pat answer of “no comment” due to… (Continued...)