Second Life Hit With Virtual Sex Toy Counterfeit Suit

Law360, New York (September 18, 2009, 3:59 PM EDT) -- Two makers of virtual clothing, sex toys and erotic animations for sale in the online alternative reality game Second Life have slapped the game's maker with putative class action allegations of trademark and copyright infringement, saying the company allows piracy of their products to run rampant in Second Life and even profits from it.

Eros LLC and Shannon Grei filed the suit against Linden Research Inc. and Linden Research International Inc., the parents of Second Life maker Linden Labs, in the U.S. District Court for the...
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