Intellectual Property: Notable case

R v Anton Vickerman [www.surfthechannel.com] 2009-2014 (2014)

Prosecution brought on behalf of the Federation Against Copyright Theft against the operator of one of the world’s most popular film link aggregation sites which specialised in providing online access to infringing copies of major motion pictures during their cinema run. Sentenced to 4 years’ imprisonment (confiscation hearing pending).

For the Guardian news article please click HERE.

 

Notable cases:

Dancing Jesus (aka: Kane Robinson -&- Richard Graham) (2014)
Private Prosecution success against Dancing Jesus website
David Groome | Ari Alibhai

R v Reid and Lewis [www.araditracker.com] 2012-2013 (2014)
David Groome and Ari Alibhai were called to the Northern Irish Bar by special dispensation of the Director of Public Prosecut

R v Anton Vickerman [www.surfthechannel.com] 2009-2014 (2014)
Prosecution brought on behalf of the Federation Against Copyright Theft against the operator of one of the world’s most

R v Vuciterni [www.alsat.co.uk] 2010-2014 (2014)
Prosecution on behalf of Football Association Premier League against the operator of a highly organised pan-european card sha

R v Rayyonics Ltd (2012)
Illicit set-top box supplier
David Groome | Ari Alibhai

R v Farhat Nissa and others
Multimillion pound conspiracy to defraud the music industry
David Groome | Ari Alibhai

BPI v Access All Areas Productions
Unlicensed karaoke systems
David Groome | Ari Alibhai

For more information on Fraud-related matters, please contact the clerks on 020 7933 8855 or barristers@qebhw.co.uk