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TorrentSpy renews legal campaign against MPAA

Company behind a BitTorrent file-sharing search engine appeals a year-old court order that led to its demise. It was ordered to pay nearly $111 million in damages to the MPAA.

By Feb. 4, 2009

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TorrentSpy to appeal whopper legal judgment

Attorney for now-defunct search engine says court's decision was an "abuse of discretion" and a "Hollywood public-relations stunt."

By May. 8, 2008

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Studios win $111 million judgment against TorrentSpy

Los Angeles federal court judge also issues a permanent injunction against the former search engine of BitTorrent files.

By May. 7, 2008

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After TorrentSpy closure, what's next for MPAA?

Unlike TorrentSpy, which crumpled under the legal costs of fighting copyright battle before getting to trial, IsoHunt is determined to have its day in court.

By Mar. 27, 2008

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TorrentSpy shuts down

BitTorrent blames "hostile" privacy and copyright laws in U.S. for leading it to shutter the popular search engine.

By Mar. 27, 2008

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TorrentSpy loses Calif. copyright lawsuit

Court terminates case, ruling in favor of movie studios in copyright case against popular BitTorrent indexing service TorrentSpy.com.

By Dec. 18, 2007

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Movie studios to judge: TorrentSpy defies court order

Studios say company defies court order to turn over server log data. TorrentSpy says it doesn't possess the information because of minor changes it made to its site.

By Oct. 11, 2007

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Court rules against TorrentSpy in hacking case

This story misidentified the former business associate of TorrentSpy's founder. His name is Robert Anderson.

Read the updated story here.

By Aug. 28, 2007

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TorrentSpy judge decides RAM is stored information

Decision could mean companies may be compelled to turn over RAM data in civil cases. TorrentSpy vows to continue legal fight.

By Aug. 28, 2007

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TorrentSpy begins weeding out copyright content

As company battles accusations that it aids copyright violators, TorrentSpy founder launches filtering system.

By Jun. 25, 2007