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Masterfile Corporation v. Chaga International

August 10, 2012

MASTERFILE CORPORATION, PLAINTIFF,
v.
CHAGA INTERNATIONAL, ET AL.,
DEFENDANTS.



The opinion of the court was delivered by: Manuel L. Real United States District Judge

STATEMENT OF UNCONTROVERTED FACTS AND CONCLUSIONS OF LAW

After consideration of the papers in support of Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment, the papers filed in opposition to the motion and the papers filed in reply to the opposition of the motion, and after hearing the arguments of Plaintiff at oral argument on June 18, 2012, the following has been established as the Court's findings of facts in this matter.

UNCONTROVERTED FACTS

1. Exhibit 1 to the motion is the complaint of the Plaintiff filed in this action. The complaint contains an "Exhibit A" which purports to consist of the copyright registrations relied upon by the Plaintiff.

2. Exhibit 2 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-023-866, upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of five (5) images. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a four page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

3. Exhibit 3 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-023-869, upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of one (1) image. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a three page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

4. Exhibit 4 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-023-877 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of one (1) image. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a four page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

5. Exhibit 5 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-023-872 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of one (1) image. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a two page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

6. According to the chart in Plaintiff's complaint the next image was registered under Copyright Registration VA 1-108-991. According to the face sheet attached to Exhibit A of the complaint this registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a three page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

7. Exhibit 6 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-145-766 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of one (1) image. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a three page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

8. Exhibit 7 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-199-166 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of two (2) images. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a seventeen page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

9. Exhibit 8 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-229-219 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of four (4) images. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with a six page continuation sheet which lists an unnumbered amount of additional authors.

10. Exhibit 9 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-301-526 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of one (1) image. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with naming three individuals "and 217 others" as additional authors with no continuation sheet listing the additional authors.

11. Exhibit 10 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-301-527 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of one (1) image. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with naming three individuals "and 575 others" as additional authors with no continuation sheet listing the additional authors.

12. Exhibit 11 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-303-399 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of two (2) images. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with naming three individuals "and 125 others" as additional authors with no continuation sheet listing the additional authors.

13. Exhibit 12 to the motion is Copyright Registration VA 1-308-886 upon which Plaintiff relies for copyright registration of one (1) image. This registration lists Masterfile Corporation as the author of the compilation of images covered by the registration along with naming three individuals "and 125 others" ...


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