Summit Sues Over Unauthorized 'Twilight' Website

Law360, New York (September 7, 2011, 6:22 PM EDT) -- Summit Entertainment LLC, producer and distributor of the popular “Twilight” movies, sued the owner and operator of for trademark infringement Friday in California federal court, saying the website misleads consumers to believe it is sanctioned by the studio.

According to the complaint, defendant Tom Markson of TM Consulting registered in February 1994. The website currently displays a spartan design consisting mostly of links to “Twilight” merchandise sold on

Summit says Markson is posting links for unauthorized contests and fake casting calls for the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Summit Entertainment LLC v. Tom Markson et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



Stephen V. Wilson

Date Filed

September 1, 2011

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