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27/12/2014 [DMCA] Viacom International Inc. @ U.S. Texas 7 (1043)

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Notice ID: 91e5ad83-7c3b-466b-8e8b-5914fbcdb8ad
Notice Date: 12/21/2014

Hosting Services

Dear Sir or Madam:

We are contacting you on behalf of Viacom International Inc. (Viacom). Under
penalty of perjury, I assert that Vobile Inc., (Vobile) is authorized to act on
behalf of the owner of the exclusive copyrights that are alleged to be infringed
herein.

Vobile has become aware that the below IP addresses have been using your
service for distributing video files, which contain infringing video content
that is exclusively owned by Viacom.

Vobile has a good faith belief that the Viacom video content that is described
in the below report has not been authorized for sharing or distribution by the
copyright owner, its agent, or the law. I also assert that the information
contained in this notice is accurate to the best of our knowledge.

We are requesting your immediate assistance in removing and disabling access to
the infringing material from your network. We also ask that you ensure the user
and/or IP address owner refrains from future use and sharing of Viacom materials
and property.

In complying with this notice, Hosting Services should not destroy any evidence,
which may be relevant in a lawsuit, relating to the infringement alleged,
including all associated electronic documents and data relating to the presence
of infringing items on your network, which shall be preserved while disabling
public access, irrespective of any document retention or corporate policy to the
contrary.

Please note that this letter is not intended as a full statement of the facts;
and does not constitute a waiver of any rights to recover damages, incurred by
virtue of any unauthorized or infringing activities, occurring on your network.
All such rights, as well as claims for other relief, are expressly reserved.

Should you need to contact Viacom regarding this notice they may be reached at
the below address.

Brad Bo
On behalf of Vobile as an agent for Viacom
4699 Old Ironsides Drive, Ste 430
Santa Clara, CA 95054
v: (408) 217-5000
agent@viacom.copyright-notice.com


Evidentiary Information:
Protocol: BitTorrent
Infringed Work: RUSSELL SIMMONS PRESENTS THE RUCKUS
Infringing FileName:
russell.simmons.presents.the.ruckus.s02e03.hdtv.xvid-fqm.avi
Infringing FileSize: 174 MB
Infringer's IP Address: 173.255.138.89
Infringer's Port: 1043
Infringer’s User Name:
URL:
Initial Infringement Timestamp: 2014-12-20T19:14:55Z
Recent Infringement Timestamp: 2014-12-20T19:14:55Z

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Viacom
Copyright Agent
1515 Broadway, New York, NY 10036

(408) 217-5000
agent@viacom.copyright-notice.com



2014-12-20T19:14:55Z
173.255.138.89
1043

BitTorrent



1
Yes



2014-12-20T19:14:55Z
RUSSELL SIMMONS PRESENTS THE RUCKUS
russell.simmons.presents.the.ruckus.s02e03.hdtv.xvid-fqm.avi
174 MB

TV
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Action that has been taken from Proxy.sh: Because the server is located in a jurisdiction with precise intellectual property laws, we have reset accounts who forwarded port 1043 (nothing may identify a single account) and we have blocked port 1043 via Firewall.

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