SBO Pictures is a company filing copyright infringement lawsuits against numerous John Doe Defendants. Most are captioned as SBO Pictures 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.
SBO Pictures has pursued its lawsuit(s) in the United States District Court, Middle District of Massachusetts and may have suits in other jurisdictions as well.
SBO Pictures is a movie studio that produces titles such as “Bad Teachers Uncovered”. 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 SBO Pictures or you have been named as a defendant, you should contact an independent copyright attorney that can assist you in the case.
Below is selection of cases that have been filed by in various courts. Please remember that this is a representative list, and not all lawsuits are listed:
SBO Pictures v. Does 1-41 (Case No.1:12-cv-10804-JLT)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1-46 (Case: 1:12-cv-11723-GAO)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 57 (Case: 8:12-cv-00022-RWT)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 92 (Case: 4:12-cv-00025-RH-WCS)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 97 (Case: 4:12-cv-00026-RH-WCS)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 98 (Case: 1:12-cv-00021-RH-GRJ)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 38 (Case: 2:12-cv-00686-NVW)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 154 (Case: 1:12-cv-01169-KBF)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 20 (Case: 1:12-cv-03925-SAS)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 95 (Case: 1:11-cv-08006-NRB)
SBO Pictures v. Does 1 – 87 (Case: 1:11-cv-01962-JDB)