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Disney Enterprises, Inc., et al. v. Hotfile Corp., et al
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2011

District court dismisses plaintiff motion picture companies’ claim for direct copyright infringement against defendant file-sharing site and its operator on defendants’ motion to dismiss, but allows plaintiffs’ claim for secondary infringement to stand against both corporate and individual defendants


CBS Broadcasting Inc. v. FilmOn.com, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2016

Second Circuit affirms district court order finding Internet-based television provider FilmOn violated consent order and permanent injunction by


Barclays Capital Inc., et al. v. Theflyonthewall.com
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2010

After a bench trial, the district court entered judgment in favor of plaintiff financial institutions on their claims of copyright infringement and "hot news misappropriation" against online aggregator of financial information


Jews for Jesus, Inc. v. Rapp
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2008

The Florida Supreme Court held that the state no longer recognizes a cause of action for false light invasion of privacy because it overlaps with defamation and “allows the plaintiff to circumvent the strict requirements that have been adopted by statute and developed by case law to ensure the right to freedom of expression.”


Capitol Records LLC v. Vimeo LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2016

In copyright infringement suit against user-generated video website Vimeo, Second Circuit holds that DMCA safe harbor protections apply to pre-1972


UMG Recordings Inc. v. Veoh Networks Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2013

Ninth Circuit upholds DMCA safe harbor protection from copyright infringement liability for defendant video-sharing site Veoh, affirming grant of summary judgment in defendants’ favor


Capitol Records, Inc. v. MP3tunes, LLC, USDC S.D. New York, August 22, 2011
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • September 1 2011

In a copyright infringement action, defendant MP3tunes, which provides a service that allows users to search the internet for free song files and a service that allows the online personal storage of such song files, was determined to qualify for DMCA safe harbor protection except with respect to certain specific songs identified in DMCA takedown notices and not removed from user lockers


Liberty Media Holdings, LLC v. Tabora
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2012

District court in California dismisses copyright infringement action alleging Florida-based defendant unlawfully distributed plaintiff’s copyrighted adult movie over peer-to-peer file-sharing protocol for lack of personal jurisdiction, finding that defendant did not personally direct his activities to California


WOMMA updates social media disclosure guidelines
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2012

The Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) recently updated its Social Media Marketing Disclosure Guide, the organization’s self-regulatory guide to best practices and responsibilities of using social media


Fox Television Stations, Inc. v. FilmOn X LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • September 12 2013

Adding to split among courts on this issue, D.C. district court issues preliminary injunction against internet television service that