Aereo Sues FilmOn Over Site As IP Rivalry Continues

Law360, New York (March 8, 2013, 3:30 PM EST) -- Aereo Inc. has again sued billionaire Alki David and his rival FilmOn Internet television service, filing a trademark infringement suit Wednesday in California over FilmOn's recent launch of an “” website.

Aereo claims that FilmOn's use of the similarly worded domain name is intended to unfairly capitalize on the company's brand. The lawsuit is the latest twist in a high-profile legal battle between David and prominent Aereo backer Barry Diller that dates back to August.

A district judge previously blocked David from using and Aereokiller...
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Case Information

Case Title

Aereo Inc v. Inc et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



Audrey B. Collins

Date Filed

March 5, 2013

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