Porn Didn't Reap US Profits For Cloud Co., 9th Circ. Hears

Law360, San Francisco (May 13, 2013, 7:32 PM EDT) -- Hong Kong-based cloud-storage business owner FF Magnat Ltd. didn't profit from hosting Datatech Enterprises' pornographic films on its servers, Magnat told the Ninth Circuit on Monday, urging the appellate court to reverse a district judge's order freezing Magnat’s assets in the copyright-infringement suit. 

Before it went under, Magnat's cloud-storage site, Oron, hosted data for users around the world, and its only profits came from selling subscriptions that offer users faster downloads, the company's attorney, Evan Fray-Witzer of Ciampa Fray-Witzer, argued. A California federal judge was wrong...
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