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Re: [dvd-discuss] CA Supreme Court hears Pavlovich Jurisdiction Challengein DVDCCA case

NO...they will go after the importer that WalMart uses. You can bet that 
Sam is probably going to hedge his bets and not do it directly.

Tom <tom@lemuria.org>
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09/09/2002 08:39 AM
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        Subject:        Re: [dvd-discuss] CA Supreme Court hears Pavlovich Jurisdiction Challenge 
in DVDCCA case

On Mon, Sep 09, 2002 at 11:32:06AM -0400, Ole Craig wrote:
>                Moreover, they don't have to sue the manufacturer -- all 
> have to do is invoke 1701's "trafficking" clause to nail any would-be
> importers.

Let me get this straight: The MPAA is going to sue, say, WalMart over
selling ("trafficking") cheap DVD players?

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