Porn Company Says Fla. Law Firm Breached Fiduciary Duty
Law360, Miami (June 28, 2016, 11:47 PM EDT) -- Miami law firm Lipscomb Eisenberg & Baker PL was sued Tuesday in California federal court by adult film production company Malibu Media LLC for alleged negligence, breach of fiduciary duty and fraudulent business practices related to its overseeing of the company's aggressive copyright enforcement program.
Malibu, the studio behind porn videos called X-Art, has filed more than 5,000 lawsuits since 2012 accusing Internet users of illegally downloading its videos — routinely accounting for more than 30 percent of all new copyright cases filed in the federal court system.
Malibu, which also named LEB partner Michael K. Lipscomb as a defendant, further...
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