Court Issues Preliminary Injunction Preventing Distribution of Cheating Software

August 30, 2018 - from Reuters

On August 16, 2018, a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York issued a preliminary injunction prohibiting defendant David Zipperer from creating or distributing programs designed to allow players to cheat at plaintiff Take-Two Interactive’s popular video game Grand Theft Auto V while the parties litigate their software copyright infringement dispute. Take-Two Interactive alleges that Zipperer committed copyright infringement by creating and distributing a derivative work.

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