June 13, 2012 — DeBlasio & Donnell LLC has finalized settlements on behalf of six (6) separate clients allegedly involved in a computer hacking lawsuit filed in Illinois state court by Lightspeed Media Corporation relating to the plaintiff’s website and access to its customers’ passwords to gain access to Lightspeed’s subscriber content. Terms of the settlement agreement are confidential.
The lawsuit asserts claims under the federal computer fraud and abuse statute, 18 U.S.C. § 1030 et seq., as well as common law claims for unjust enrichment, civil conspiracy, conversion and breach of contract. A copy of the lawsuit, without the exhibits identifying the IP addresses of the John Does, can be viewed by clicking here Plaintiff’s Complaint.
DeBlasio & Donnell LLC has extensive experience in Intellectual Property litigation. By way of example, in his career, Mr. DeBlasio has represented one of the world’s largest music licensing organizations in copyright infringement matters throughout the State of Illinois, as well as one of the most popular manufacturers of plush toys in trademark infringement cases. He has also represented numerous individuals in situations involving BitTorrent lawsuits, as well as claims of software copyright infringement. For more information, visit www.dd-lawfirm.com or call one of our attorneys.
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