Topic: copyright trolls

Righthaven May Be Going Bankrupt

A Nevada judge has ordered it to pay major legal fees

Copyright troll Righthaven—which was just dropped by one of its two clients,  Denver-based MediaNews Group—may have to file for bankruptcy after facing a series of failed lawsuits. According to Vegas…

MediaNews Group CEO: It Was a 'Dumb Idea' to Hire Righthaven

The publisher won't pursue current litigation

Struggling copyright troll Righthaven is about to lose half of its two-company client list, according to the new CEO of Denver-based newspaper chain MediaNews Group. MediaNews chief John Paton, who replaced…

Nevada Judge Slams Copyright Troll Righthaven

Has two weeks to explain why it shouldn't be sanctioned

Righthaven, a copyright troll that acquires newspaper content from Stephens Media and then sues sites for posting the articles without permission, is in trouble with a Las Vegas federal judge. U.S.…