Movie Company Ordered to Pay Man Accused of Illegal Download

The company that holds the copyrights to the 2015 film “The Cobbler” must pay $17,000 to cover the attorneys fees of a man who was accused of downloading the movie. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Aug. 27 affirmed the dismissal of the copyright infringement lawsuit against the man, Thomas Gonzales, and the fees award against Cobbler Nevada LLC.