In April 2004 Sharman threatened legal action against Markus Kern for his distribution of the giFT Fasttrack plugin claiming that reverse engineering Sharman's Fasttrack network was illegal.
In 2006, Sharman launched a defamation suit against p2pnet.net, a one-man digital media news site specialising in freedom of speech and file sharing issues Sharman later dropped out, leaving executive Nikki Hemming to keep the suit going. It has not yet been resolved.
Sharman blocks Australian users, fails to install filters.(Sharman Networks Ltd., Australian Record Industry Association)
Dec 10, 2005; The Australian record labels, through the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA), intend to ask Australia's Federal...