First Time Videos Lawsuits

First Time Videos is a company filing copyright infringement lawsuits against numerous John Doe Defendants. Most are captioned as First Time Videos, LLC. v. Does, at least initially. The root of the allegations in most of these cases is that the defendants downloaded the Plaintiff’s movie via a torrent protocol.

First Time Videos has pursued its lawsuit(s) in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California and the Northern District for Illinois. The firm may have suits in other jurisdictions, as well.

First Time Videos is a movie studio that produces titles such as “FTV Brea”, “FTV Madeline”, “FTVX Rachel” and “FTV Victoria W.”. The lawsuits typically allege that their films are being shared without their authorization.

If you have received a letter from your internet service provider regarding a lawsuit by First Time Videos or you have been named as a defendant, you should contact an independent copyright attorney  that can assist you in the case.

Here is selection of cases that have been filed by First Time Videos in various courts. Please remember that this is a representative list, and not all lawsuits are listed here:



First Time Videos, LLC. v. Unknown (Case: 2:12-cv-00621-GEB-EFB)

Docket (03/12/2012)

Complaint (03/12/2012)

Memorandum (09/13/2012)


First Time Videos, LLC. v. Craig Fenn (Case:3:12-cv-01402-VLB)

Docket (10/01/2012)

Complaint (10/01/2012)

Memorandum (01/02/2013)


First Time Videos, LLC. v. Does 1 – 44 (Case:1:12-cv-01530)

Docket (03/02/2012)

Complaint (03/02/202)

Memorandum (12/28/2012)



First Time Videos, LLC. v. Does 1 – 186  (Case:3:11-cv-03310-JCS)

Docket (07/06/2011)

Complaint (07/06/2011)

Memorandum (02/13/2012)

First Time Videos, LLC. v. Does 1 – 95 (Case:3:11-cv-03822-MEJ

Docket (08/03/2011)

Complaint (08/03/2011)

Memorandum (02/16/2012)


First Time Videos, LLC. v . Does 1 – 28 (Case:1:11-cv-02982

Docket (05/04/2011)

Complaint (05/04/2011)

Memorandum (10/20/2011)