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13/08/2019 [DMCA] Software Association @ U.S. California 3 (62981)

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> ESA Copyright Infringement - Notice ID # 222164528439
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> 08-13-2019
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> Entertainment Software Association
> 601 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 300 West
> Washington, DC 20001 USA
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> Attention:
> Intellectual Property Enforcement
> Website: http://www.theesa.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/DMCA-FAQs-Updated-12-2014.pdf
> E-mail:
> dmca@theesa.com
>
>
> EGIHosting
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> Re: Copyright Infringement by EGIHosting Subscriber
>
> Using IP 136.0.16.230 on 2019-08-12T15:47:37.66Z (the "Subscriber")
> Reference Number 222164528439
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> Dear EGIHosting:
>
> The Entertainment Software Association ("ESA") is the U.S. trade association that represents the intellectual property interests of companies that publish interactive games for video game consoles, personal computers, handheld devices, and the Internet (hereinafter collectively referred to as "ESA members").
> A list of ESA members can be found at http://www.theesa.com/about-esa/members/.
> Under penalty of perjury, we affirm that ESA is authorized to act on behalf of ESA members whose exclusive copyright rights we believe to have been infringed as described below.
>
> ESA is providing this notice pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"), 17 U.S.C. section 512, to request that you take immediate action with respect to infringement of ESA member copyrighted works by your Subscriber.
> Using the IP address on the date and time referenced in the subject line of this notice, the Subscriber or someone using their account employed a peer-to-peer service or software to distribute one or more infringing copies of ESA members' games, including the following title:
>
> FALLOUT 4 - PC
>
> Courts in the United States have held consistently that the unauthorized distribution of copyrighted works using peer-to-peer or similar services constitutes copyright infringement.
> E.g., MGM Studios, Inc. v. Grokster, Ltd., 545 U.S. 913 (2005); BMG Music v. Gonzalez, 430 F.3d 888, 891 (7th Cir. 2005); Arista Records LLC v. Lime Group LLC, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 46638, *49 (S.D.N.Y. May 11, 2010
>
> This Subscriber should understand clearly that there are serious consequences for infringement.
> The Copyright Act in the United States provides for statutory damages of up to $30,000 per work infringed, and up to $150,000 per work for willful infringement.
> 17 U.S.C. section 504(c).
>
> We ask that you work with us to protect the intellectual property rights of ESA members by:
>
> 1. Providing the Subscriber with a copy of this notice of copyright infringement, and warning the Subscriber that his or her conduct was unlawful and could be subject to civil or even criminal prosecution.
> 2. Promptly taking steps to stop the Subscriber's infringing activity.
> 3. Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. section 512(i)(1)(A), as appropriate, terminating the account of the Subscriber if your records show that he or she is a repeat copyright infringer.
>
> ESA has a good faith belief that the Subscriber's reproduction and/or distribution of these copyrighted works as set forth herein is not authorized by the copyright owners, their agents, or the law.
> The information in this notification is accurate.
> Neither ESA nor its members waive any claims or remedies, or their right to engage in other enforcement activities, and all such claims, rights and remedies are expressly reserved.
>
> If your Subscriber has additional questions about this notice, we would encourage them to visit http://www.theesa.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/DMCA-FAQs-Updated-12-2014.pdf to learn how to delete the infringing material and avoid receiving future notices.
>
> Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter.
>
> Sincerely,
>
>
> Intellectual Property Enforcement
> Entertainment Software Association
> Website: http://www.theesa.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/DMCA-FAQs-Updated-12-2014.pdf
>
>
>
> List of infringing content
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> FALLOUT 4 - PC
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> INFRINGEMENT DETAIL
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> Infringing Work : FALLOUT 4 - PC
> Filename : Fallout.4.VR.Beta.v1.0.30.0.zip
> First found (UTC): 2019-08-12T15:47:37.14Z
> Last found (UTC): 2019-08-12T15:47:37.66Z
> Filesize : 26285209885 bytes
> IP Address: 136.0.16.230
> IP Port: 62981
> Network: BitTorrent
> Protocol: BitTorrent
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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 62981 (nothing may identify a single account) and we have blocked port 62981 via Firewall.

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