Court orders company to stop sending bogus DMCA notices to eBay

Design Furnishings, Inc. v. Zen Path LLC, No. 10-2765, 2010 WL 4321568 (E.D. Cal. October 21, 2010) Decision shows court’s willingness to crack down on overreaching rights holders and abusive DMCA takedown practices. Plaintiff and defendant both sell wicker furniture on eBay. Defendant sent 63 notices to eBay complaining that plaintiffs auctions infringed on defendant’s … [Read more…]