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actually, (in contrast to earlier times) there is not much to modify at the current draft "Unterlassungserklärung" sent by Waldorf.
However, you should add, that you declare the Unterlasung "ohne Präjudiz für die Sach- und Rechtslage, jedoch gleichwohl rechtsverbindlich".
A total of 1000 Euros is only OK, if it is a faily new movie a whole load of music.
In case of any doubt, check with a local lawyer who will take negotiations for around 200 Euros (ask before) which will usually pay off for you.
I have quite a lot experience with these cases.
If you don't do anything, you will have higher litigation costs as Waldorf will also sue you for the "Unterlassungeerklärung" and not only for the costs of the "Abmahnung" and damages.
If there were other people in the house who could have operated BitTorrent, especily children, you may get off cheaper in a lawsuit, but only with an experienced lawyer.
If the defence is only build on argueing the amount of damages for the movie, it depends a lot on the actual court and judge you end up.
The worst thing is to do nothing as it is the most expensive way. After sending the modified "Unterlassungserklärung" (BEFORE, make sure, that Bittorrent ist not used illegally any more in your household), you are still free to argue about the costs and the damages or just pay.
The more secure way (if it can be assured that no illegal uploads will be done again) would be to send the mod. Unterlassungserklärung and explain the case.
In this case it would also be possible not to sign the Unterlassungserklärung. The risk of costs is higher (if the court does not believe in the story about the visitor).
There may also be tactical reasons to hold back the exact address of the visitor until Waldorf decides to go to court.
However, it will be most likely necessary to disclose the person and address of the visitor at some point.
I highly recommend to involve a local lawyer. It will pay off in your case.
Then he should just explain it the way you did and name the person who is responsible with address and therefore cannot sign the Unterlassungserklärung as he is not responsible and also didn't know that the visitor would illegally upload anything, nor had any suspicion that he would do so.
Tell your father that he ist only rising the risk of cost when not signing an "Unterlassungserklärung". In order not to admit anything I recommended o add "ohne Präjudiz für die Sach- und Rechtslage, jedoch gleichwohl rechtsverbindlich".
If you need someone else to fix exactly what should be written, please contact a local lawyer. Check price before.
This is something which should be done after having checked all the documents and being able to continue negotiations with Waldorf.
This is not a recommendable issue to do by yourself. Waldorf probably won't accept this and may sue your father.
At court it is important that your father can prove that he informed Waldorf that person X is responsible.
Bad idea, complete waste of time. Sometimes, a lawyer can get a few 100 Euros "discount" via phone depending on the content uploaded, but quite unlikely with Waldorf. I would say impossible if an Unterlassungerklärung is not signed.
Write by yourself (making sure, the necessary info about the repsonsible person is provided before Waldorf goes to court or ask a local lawyer to do so and relax a bit more.
Yes, if you can still match the deadline. If not, give them a call to tell them, that it's on the way or send a copy in addition by fax.