Have you received a file sharing warning letter (Abmahnung)?

Press releases, legal updates, court decisions, articles and tips about file sharing and copyright infringement warning letters. Here you can find tips on how to write a declaration to cease and desist, what to do if a copyright holder has brought a claim against you for illegally downloading files and how we can help you defend a claim for illegally exchanging files.

ACTIVE LAW FIRMS

An overview of the law firms that send file sharing warning letters

Find the latest information about law firms that specialise in sending file sharing warning letters. Whether you have received a file sharing warning letter from Rasch, Waldorf Frommer or Kornmeier, you can find advice here.

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FILE SHARING SPECIAL

Tips and advice

Our free “File Sharing Special” is available as a download in PDF format. It contains important facts and tips about what to do if you receive a file sharing warning letter.

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DECLARATION TO CEASE AND DESIST

Sample declaration to cease and desist

Have you been caught exchanging files on a file-sharing platform such as Emule, edonkey or BitTorrent? Have you received a demand to sign a declaration to cease and desist? You can find information and tips on the declaration to cease and desist here..

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FILE SHARING - ADVICE FROM A LAWYER

Legal advice in the area of file sharing

Find out more about our team of lawyers that specialises in defending file sharing claims. Read here for more information on how we can help you.

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Christian Solmecke is a partner at the law firm WILDE BEUGER SOLMECKE. He is the author of numerous legal publications in the area of internet and IT law. He is also an associate lecturer for social media law at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences.

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