FilmOn Exec Hit With $8M Punitives Verdict For Sexual Battery

Law360, Los Angeles (April 26, 2019, 6:13 PM EDT) -- A California jury on Friday ordered FilmOn founder Alki David to pay $8 million in punitive damages for committing sexual battery against a former worker, but the panel also reduced the compensatory damages it had awarded the day before in the explosive trial.

The jury found Thursday that David repeatedly sexually harassed and battered plaintiff Chasity Jones when she worked as a sales executive for his companies FilmOn.TV Networks Inc. and Hologram USA, ordering David and the businesses to pay a combined $4.6 million. On Friday, however, the jurors reduced those compensatory damages to $3.1 million after indicating they had misunderstood...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!