Bodyguard Productions Targets Another 109 Chicago Defendants

Categories: Copyright Infringement

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On April 3, 2018, Bodyguard Productions filed copyright infringement cases against another 109 Chicago residents. They have sued 140 Chicagoans in their movie download copyright infringement enforcement scheme since the beginning of the year. If you are reading this, you probably got a letter from your internet service provider or from an attorney about a Bodyguard movie download case. Attorney Erin Russell can help you negotiate a fair movie download settlement that protects your identity and private information.

Bodyguard is suing for copyright infringement for alleged BitTorrent downloading and distribution of  “The Hitman’s Bodyguard.”  The film is a Ryan Reynolds/Samuel L. Jackson film with a 40% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Downloading and distribution can happen when people use apps or websites to watch movies they think they are watching for free. Bodyguard files the cases with the court by filing a complaint. A copy of their complaint can be seen here. Bodyguard uses the same one in each case and changes only the list of IP addresses. Bodyguard gets permission from the judge to send out subpoenas to get your name and address from your internet provider. This is how they unmask the people they claim downloaded their movie.

After your internet service provider gets the subpoena they send you a letter as required by law. You have a window of opportunity to settle your case before your identity is disclosed. Your internet service provider gives you a deadline a the bottom of the letter. It is best to settle your case before your name is disclosed if you plan to settle.

If you received an ISP subpoena notification letter from your internet service provider or an attorney about a Bodyguard movie download case call 312-994-2424 any time, seven days per week, for a free consultation with Attorney Erin Russell. Erin has helped thousands of defendants settle or litigate their movie download cases. She can advise you regarding your options for settlement or litigation, and help you determine which is right for you. You can also read Erin’s FAQ article on torrent copyright infringement lawsuits if you want additional information on what these lawsuits are about and how they work. Movie download settlement can be quick and affordable if you act promptly to protect your rights. Attorney Russell will use her 13 years’ experience to fight for your rights.

Bodyguard filed these movie download cases in Chicago in April 0f 2018:

Bodyguard Productions, LLC v. Does 1-17 — 1:18-cv-02362

Bodyguard Productions, LLC v. Does 1-20 — 1:18-cv-02363

Bodyguard Productions, LLC v. Does 1-16 — 1:18-cv-02365

Bodyguard Productions, LLC v. Does 17 — 1:18-cv-02366

Bodyguard Productions, LLC v. Does 1-19 — 1:18-cv-02369

Bodyguard Productions, LLC v. Does 1-20 — 1:18-cv-02370