The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. Dale S. Fischer United States District Court Judge
ORDER ON STIPULATED PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION
Plaintiff Roller Coaster Films, LLC ("Plaintiff") and defendants Douglas Busby and Damascus Films ("Defendants"), by and through their counsel of record, hereby agree and stipulate to a Preliminary Injunction, as follows:
IT IS HEREBY AGREED that DEFENDANTS DOUGLAS BUSBY AND DAMASCUS FILMS, and their officers, agents, servants, employees, and attorneys, and all persons acting in concert or participation with any or all of them, be hereby enjoined and restrained from engaging in, committing, or performing, directly or indirectly, any and all of the following acts, from the issuance of this Preliminary Injunction until the entry of final judgment in or dismissal of this action, without the express written permission of Plaintiff or its counsel:
a. Directly or indirectly causing or permitting the reproduction, public display, distribution, or copying of the motion picture entitled The Road to Nkunda (also known as Rebel Holiday) (the "Film");
b. Altering the Film, or the contents of any hard drive or other storage medium containing the Film, in any way;
c. Holding themselves out as the owner, or representing that they are the owner, of the copyright in the Film; and
d. Otherwise infringing Plaintiff's copyright in the Film. Nothing herein shall prevent Defendants from truthfully describing any of their involvement with the creation, production, direction, writing, filming and/or other development of the Film.
IT IS FURTHER AGREED that, pending entry of final judgment in or dismissal of this action, DEFENDANTS DOUGLAS BUSBY AND DAMASCUS FILMS, and their officers, agents, servants, employees, and attorneys, and all persons acting in concert or participation with any or all of them, are hereby ordered to turn over to Plaintiff's counsel any and all copies of the Film ("Copies") in their possession, custody, or control; any and all accompanying or underlying footage ("Footage") or materials regarding the Film in their possession, custody, or control; and any hard drive or other storage medium containing the Film or any footage or materials regarding the Film ("Hard Drives") in their possession, custody, or control. Defendants shall turn over all Copies, Footage and Hard Drives immediately upon entry of this Stipulated Preliminary Injunction. Defendants shall have seven days from the entry of this Stipulated Preliminary Injunction to turn over to Plaintiff's counsel all correspondence or other written materials in their possession, custody or control regarding or relating to the Film.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, counsel for Defendants Caroline Mankey, Esq. may retain two DVD copies of the Film in their sole and exclusive possession, solely for use in connection with the defense of this action and/or any cross-action or related appeals (the "Litigation"), and hereby agrees that they shall not display, show or produce the Film to anyone for purposes of the Litigation unless and until an order or stipulation has been entered protecting the confidentiality of the Film. Counsel for Defendants shall not copy, reproduce, display, show or produce the Film, or any copies thereof, to anyone for any other purpose.
KINSELLA WEITZMAN ISER KUMP & ALDISERT LLP Chad R. Fitzgerald, Attorneys for Plaintiff Roller Coaster Films, LLC
Caroline H. Mankey, Attorneys for Defendants Douglas Busby and Damascus Films