US Copyright Office denied the Carlton Dance – emote from Fortnite – ownership claimed by Alfonso Ribeiro, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Behaviour Interactive announced that they’re removing Westworld Mobile from App Store and Google Play Store, and closing the game’s servers in April 16, 2019.
The decision comes from the legal dispute between Behaviour and Bethesda. Where Bethesda sued Behaviour for copying Fallout Shelter, using similar art style and gameplay elements, as well as same line of codes, showing same bugs that were found in earlier builds of Fallout Shelter.
Epic Games sued a popular GTA V and Fortnite hack Youtube channel, Golden Modz, for copyright infringement.
According to Epic Games, they injected code into the game which modifies the original, which is a clear violation of copyright law. Saying: “This is a copyright infringement, breach of contract, and tortious interference case in which the Defendants are infringing Epic’s copyrights by injecting unauthorized cheat software into the copyright protected code of Epic’s popular video game Fortnite.”.
Nintendo has filed a lawsuit against LoveROMS.com and LoveRETRO.co. Charging them $150,000 per game and up to $2,000,000 for trademark infringement.
Both sites shutted down in 3 days.