Disney, Others Triumph In Toon Counterfeit Suit

Law360, New York (December 8, 2010, 8:41 PM EST) -- A federal judge has awarded a $375,000 judgment to a Walt Disney Co. unit, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., The Cartoon Network LP and Sanrio Co. Ltd. in a five-year-old suit against Deer City USA LLC, a Florida retailer accused of repeatedly infringing copyrights for popular cartoon characters like Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny and Hello Kitty.

Judge Paul C. Huck of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida on Tuesday handed down the judgment, which also turned over several items seized under a July...
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