Righthaven LLC v. Farnham

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Summary

Threat Type: 

Lawsuit

Date: 

04/14/2010

Status: 

Pending

Location: 

Nevada

Verdict or Settlement Amount: 

N/A
Righthaven LLC, a Las Vegas company associated with Las Vegas Review-Journal owner Stephens Media LLC, filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Matt... read full description
Parties

Party Receiving Legal Threat: 

Matt Farnham; Omnia Alliance LLC

Type of Party: 

Organization

Type of Party: 

Individual
Organization

Location of Party: 

  • Nevada

Location of Party: 

  • Utah
  • Nevada
Description

Righthaven LLC, a Las Vegas company associated with Las Vegas Review-Journal owner Stephens Media LLC, filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Matt Farnham, a real estate agent, and Omnia Alliance LLC, the operator of Inside Real Estate, a website that describes itself as an "advanced tool for both real estate agents and home buyers and sellers on the web."

The complaint, which Righthaven filed in federal court in Nevada, alleges that Inside Real Estate displayed a "substantial portion" of two Review-Journal articles without permission.

Details

Content Type: 

  • Text

Publication Medium: 

Website

Subject Area: 

  • Copyright
  • Aggregation
Court Information & Documents

Jurisdiction: 

  • Nevada

Source of Law: 

  • United States

Court Name: 

United States District Court for the District of Nevada

Court Type: 

Federal

Case Number: 

2:10-cv-0539

Relevant Documents: 

CMLP Information (Private)

Priority: 

1-High

CMLP Notes: 

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