Partners Court Proceedings - Worldwide
Court Proceedings commence in the UK against illegal distributors
As of March 2016, H&B Administration are assisting the production company Voltage Pictures to bring proceedings against copyright infringers in the UK, distributing their titles - firstly 'The Company You Keep' (otherwise known as TCYK LLC) via bit torrent peer-to-peer software. This marks the beginning of several high profile court cases in the UK against individuals whom have committed offences of illegal distribution of film titles over the internet.
Worldwide Litigious Proceedings
For a number of years now H&B Administration LLP Members have been pursuing claims against those who have illegally distributed their work worldwide, this has notably taken place in the USA, Germany, Finland, Denmark, Australia and Singapore.
Proceedings in the United Kingdom have until now remained relatively complex and economically unviable for rights holders to pursue. Until now. Financing from the United Kingdom, the adverse risk cost of litigation, is proven to expand the volume of damages claimed from infringement cases worldwide.