Dreamworks Federal Litigation Filings

Williams v. Paramount Studios et al

Filed: March 27, 2017 as 2:2017cv10973
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Paramount Studios, Arad Productions, Reliance Entertainment, Dreamworks, Weta Workshops
Plaintiff: Terrence D. Williams
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

Medved v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated et al

Filed: February 7, 2017 as 2:2017cv00381
Court: Arizona District Court
Defendant: Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated, Arc Entertainment LLC, Sony Pictures Releasing Incorporated, Entertainment One Limited, Kandor Graphics SL, Aliwood Mediterraneo Producciones SL, Walt Disney Company, Sony Pictures Classics Incorporated, Paramount Pictures Corporation, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Universal Studios Incorporated, Comcast Corporation, Lionsgate Entertainment Incorporated, Nintendo of America Incorporated, Game Freak Incorporated, Pokemon Company International Incorporated, Columbia Pictures Industries Incorporated, Rovio Entertainment Limited, Sony Pictures Image Works Incorporated, Sony Picture Classics Incorporated, Netflix Incorporated, Aardman Animations Limited, Focus Film Features LLC, National Football League Incorporated, Major League Baseball Properties Incorporated, National Basketball Association Incorporated, NHL Enterprises LP
Plaintiff: Justin Sloan Medved
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

Nobile v. Watts et al

Filed: January 26, 2017 as 1:2017cv00597
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Margot Louise Watts, Simon & Schuster, Inc., Dreamworks II Development Company, LLC, Storyteller Holding Co., LLC, The Walt Disney Company
Plaintiff: Joseph Nobile
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

Medved v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated et al

Filed: November 9, 2016 as 2:2016cv03890
Court: Arizona District Court
Defendant: Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated, Arc Entertainment LLC, Sony Pictures Releasing Incorporated, Entertainment One Limited, Kandor Graphics SL, Aliwood Mediterraneo Producciones SL, Walt Disney Company, Sony Picture Classics Incorporated, Paramount Pictures Corporation, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Universal Studios Incorporated, Comcast Corporation, Lionsgate Entertainment Incorporated, Nintendo of America Incorporated, Game Freak Incorporated, Pokemon Company International Incorporated, Columbia Pictures Industries Incorporated, Rovio Entertainment Limited, Sony Pictures Image Works Incorporated, Sony Pictures Classics Incorporated, Netflix Incorporated, Aardman Animations Limited, Focus Film Features LLC, National Football League Incorporated, Major League Baseball Properties Incorporated, National Basketball Association Incorporated, NHL Enterprises LP
Plaintiff: Justin Sloan Medved
Nature of Suit: Assault, Libel, and Slander

Pierce v. L.A. Times-Washington Post et al

Filed: February 29, 2016 as 6:2016cv00361
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: L.A. Times-Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report, International Herald Tribune, Sacramento Bee, San Francisco Chronicle, Dale K. Galipo, Marilee Marshall, Human Rights United Nations Headquarters, NBC News, Human Rights Watch, Bayview Newspaper, L.A. Sentinal Newspaper, L.A. Times Newspaper, Fox News Sunday, Fox News, Washington Examiner, Washington Post, Washington Times, CNN Headline News, CNN International, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Anti-Racist Action, M.I.M. (Under Lock & Key), Prison Focus, Prison Legal News, Georgetown Law Journal, et. al. Staff, Geragos & Geragos, Yale Law School, University of Southern California Law School, Stanford Law School, Fox News Channel and others
Plaintiff: Seavon Pierce
Nature of Suit: Civil Rights

Phan v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

Filed: November 20, 2014 as 5:2014cv05150
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc., Pixar, Lucasfilm LTD, The Walt Disney Company, Digital Domain 3.0, Inc., Imagemovers LLC, ImageMovers Digital, Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Pictures Imageworks
Plaintiff: Van Phan
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

Wentworth v. Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC et al

Filed: October 2, 2014 as 3:2014cv04422
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Imagemovers LLC, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Sony Pictures Animation, The Walt Disney Company, Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc., Pixar, Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC, ImageMovers Digital, Digital Domain 3.0, Inc.
Plaintiff: David Wentworth
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

Cano v. Pixar et al

Filed: September 17, 2014 as 5:2014cv04203
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: ImageMovers, Digital Domain 3.0, Inc., Walt Disney Company, The, Lucasfilm LTD, Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc., Pixar, ImageMovers Digital, Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Blue Sky Studios, Inc.
Plaintiff: Georgia Cano
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al We have opinions for this case

Filed: September 8, 2014 as 3:2014cv04062
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc., Pixar, Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC, The Walt Disney Company, Digital Domain 3.0, Inc., ImageMovers, ImageMovers Digital, Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Pictures Imageworks
Movant: David Wentworth
Plaintiff: Robert A. Nitsch, Jr.
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

Moreno v. Katzenberg et al

Filed: September 4, 2014 as 2:2014cv06914
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Heather O'Connor, Michael J. Montgomery, Jason Kilar, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Lucian Grainge, Mellody Hobson, Thomas E. Freston, DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc., Lewis W. Coleman, Harry M. Brittenham, Richard E. Sullivan
Plaintiff: Ignacio Moreno
Nature of Suit: Stockholders Suits

Brian Roffe 401K Plan 002 UAD 01/01/12 v. Dreamworks Animation SKG, Inc. et al

Filed: August 7, 2014 as 2:2014cv06201
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Jeffrey Katzenberg, Dreamworks Animation SKG, Inc., Lewis W. Coleman, Richard E. Sullivan
Plaintiff: Brian Roffe 401K Plan 002 UAD 1/01/2012
Nature of Suit: Securities/Commodities/Exchanges

Charles Paddock v. Dreamworks Animation SKG, Inc. et al

Filed: August 1, 2014 as 2:2014cv06053
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Lewis W. Coleman, Dreamworks Animation SKG, Inc., Jeffrey Katzenberg
Plaintiff: Charles Paddock
Nature of Suit: Securities/Commodities/Exchanges

Melissa J. Weiss v. Dreamworks SKG et al

Filed: April 15, 2014 as 2:2014cv02890
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Dreamworks Television, Dreamworks SKG, Dreamworks LLC, Dreamworks Inc, Dreamworks Distribution
Plaintiff: Melissa J Weiss
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

Ardito v. NBC Universal, Inc.

Filed: April 9, 2014 as 14-1061
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: NBC Universal, Inc., Tribeca Productions Inc., Library of Congress, Tracy Coleman, Richard D. Sharp, Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Relativity Media, Everyman Pictures, Dreamworks Pictures, Steven Soderbergh, Robert Epstein, Dr. Americo A. Simonini, Gregg Glienna, Mary Ruth Clarke, Owen Wilson, John Hamburg, AKA John Hambarg
Plaintiff: Chivalry Film Productions
Plaintiff - Appellant: Joseph Ardito

Frank et al v. USA et al

Filed: March 3, 2014 as 2:2014cv00151
Court: Utah District Court
Defendant: USA, Army National Guard of the United States
Plaintiff: Ryan Frank, Christian Larsen, Willis Weight, Dreamworks Property Management, Brandon Frank, Hyrum Weight
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

Jessica Canter v. Dreamworks Animation LLC et al

Filed: January 31, 2014 as 2:2014cv00777
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: EPSG Management Services LLC, Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc, Dreamworks Animation LLC, Does, Entertainment Partners
Plaintiff: Jessica Canter
Nature of Suit: Employment

Eopus Innovations LLC v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc

Filed: December 30, 2013 as 2:2013cv09552
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc
Plaintiff: Eopus Innovations LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

Ardito et al v. NBC Universal, Inc. et al

Filed: December 23, 2013 as 1:2013cv09158
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Robert Epstein, Tracie Coleman, Steven Soderbergh, Dreamworks Pictures, Tribeca Productions, Everyman Pictures, Relativity Media, Paramount Pictures, Universal Pictures, John Hamburg, Richard D. Sharp, Americo A. Simonini, Gregg Glienna, Mary Ruth Clarke, Owen Wilson
Plaintiff: Chivalry Film Productions, Joseph Ardito
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

Steven Busti v. Platinum Studios, Incorporated, et al

Filed: December 20, 2013 as 13-51177
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
Defendant - Appellant: PLATINUM STUDIOS, INCORPORATED, SCOTT MITCHELL ROSENBERG, DREAMWORKS II DISTRIBUTION COMPANY, L.L.C., UNIVERSAL PICTURES, a Division of Universal Studios L.L.C.
Plaintiff - Appellee: STEVEN JOHN BUSTI

Steven Busti v. Platinum Studios, Incorporated, et al

Filed: October 7, 2013 as 13-50938
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: PLATINUM STUDIOS, INCORPORATED, SCOTT MITCHELL ROSENBERG, DREAMWORKS II DISTRIBUTION COMPANY, L.L.C., UNIVERSAL PICTURES, a Division of Universal Studios L.L.C., UNIVERSAL CITY STUDIOS, L.L.C.
Plaintiff - Appellant: STEVEN JOHN BUSTI