Lawsuits

Federal Court enters final judgment against NFPS end-user Rajbir Sidhu, awards $10,000 in statutory penalties, and issues a permanent injunction

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On February 20, 2015 the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey granted DISH Network and NagraStar’s motion for final judgment against Rajbir Sidhu. Sidhu was sued by DISH Network and NagraStar for federal claims arising out of his subscription to the NFPS IKS service. The Court’s order includes a permanent injunction against Sidhu as well as an award of $10,000 in statutory damages (the maximum damages per violation) under the Electronics Communication Privacy Act and an additional $1,200 in costs and fees. DISH Network and NagraStar continue to investigate and take action against those responsible for trying to circumvent the companies’ security system in order to gain unauthorized access to DISH Network programming.

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Federal Court enters final judgment against NFPS end-user Anthony Tarantino, awards $10,000 in statutory penalties, and issues a permanent injunction

iksprivateserverOn February 12, 2015 the United States District Court for the Southern District of California granted DISH Network and NagraStar’s motion for final judgment against Anthony Tarantino. Tarantino was sued by DISH Network and NagraStar for federal claims arising out of his subscription to the NFPS IKS service. The Court’s order includes a permanent injunction against Tarantino as well as an award of $10,000 in statutory damages (the maximum damages per violation) under the Electronics Communication Privacy Act and an additional $1,200 in costs and fees. DISH Network and NagraStar continue to investigate and take action against those responsible for trying to circumvent the companies’ security system in order to gain unauthorized access to DISH Network programming.

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Federal Court enters final judgment against NFPS end-user Alejandro Hernandez, awards $10,000 in statutory penalties, and issues a permanent injunction

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On February 9, 2015 the United States District Court for the Central District of California granted DISH Network and NagraStar’s motion for final judgment against Alejandro Hernandez.  Hernandez was sued by DISH Network and NagraStar for federal claims arising out of his subscription to the NFPS IKS service. The Court’s order includes a permanent injunction against Hernandez as well as an award of $10,000 in statutory damages (the maximum damages per violation) under the Electronics Communication Privacy Act and an additional $1,200 in costs and fees.  DISH Network and NagraStar continue to investigate and take action against those responsible for trying to circumvent the companies’ security system in order to gain unauthorized access to DISH Network programming.

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Federal Court enters final judgment against NFusion Private Server end-user Donald Singh, awards $10,000 in statutory penalties, and issues a permanent injunction

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On February 6, 2015 the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio granted DISH Network and NagraStar’s motion for final judgment against Donald Singh.  Singh was sued by DISH Network and NagraStar for federal claims arising out of his subscription to the NFusion Private Server. The Court’s order includes a permanent injunction against Singh as well as an award of $10,000 in statutory damages (the maximum damages per violation) under the Electronics Communication Privacy Act.  DISH Network and NagraStar continue to investigate and take action against those responsible for trying to circumvent the companies’ security system in order to gain unauthorized access to DISH Network programming.

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Federal Court enters final judgment against IKS Rocket end-user Edward Mitchell, awards $10,000 in statutory penalties, and issues a permanent injunction

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On February 4, 2015 the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York granted DISH Network and NagraStar’s motion for final judgment against Edward Mitchell. Mitchell was sued by DISH Network and NagraStar for federal claims arising out of his subscription to the IKS Rocket service. The Court’s order includes a permanent injunction against Mitchell as well as an award of $10,000 in statutory damages (the maximum damages per violation) under the Electronics Communication Privacy Act. DISH Network and NagraStar continue to investigate and take action against those responsible for trying to circumvent the companies’ security system in order to gain unauthorized access to DISH Network programming.

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