FilmOn Sues Aereo for False Designation of Origin and False Endorsement under the Lanham Act
FilmOn v. Aereo
By Alex Shank – Edited by Michelle Sohn
Online TV site FilmOn.com, Inc. (“FilmOn”) filed a complaint against competitor Aereo, Inc. (“Aereo”) on counts of false designation of origin and false endorsement under the Lanham Act on February 7, 2013 in the United States District Court of the Central District of California. FilmOn also seeks declaratory judgment that it does not violate the Act and that any trademark right in the name “Aereo” claimed by Aereo is invalid.Read More...