Permanent Injunction Issued Against Rimini Street in Copyright Infringement Dispute

August 23, 2018 - from The Register

On August 15, 2018, a U.S. District Court judge for the District of Nevada issued a permanent injunction prohibiting enterprise software support company Rimini Street from reproducing or creating derivative works from software copyrighted by Oracle. The software copyright infringement lawsuit began in 2010 when Oracle accused Rimini Street of cloning copyrighted software without purchasing licenses for the purpose of providing support to Oracle customers who had licensed the software. Rimini Street plans to seek a stay of the injunction pending an appeal.

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View the September 27, 2018 update: Supreme Court Grants Cert to Rimini Street