Complaint for Damages


Plaintiff, Getty Images brings this action to recover damages resulting from

copyright infringements by Defendant, X5 STUDIOS, INC. (“X5 Studios”) of a photographic image exclusively licensed to Getty Images. Defendant, X5 Studios has reproduced, displayed, distributed and otherwise misused the protected image on its website,, without authorization and without paying Getty Images the required commercial license fee.

Defendant’s conduct violates the rights of Getty Images and the rights of the photographer that Getty Images represents.

Plaintiff, Getty Images is a New York corporation with its principal place of

business in New York, New York.

Defendant, X5 Studios is a corporation organized under the laws of the State of

Florida, with its principal place of business in Miami, Florida. X5 Studios does business in the city and county of Miami-Dade County, Florida. X5 Studios is the registered owner of the website Upon information and belief, X5 Studios directly participated in the wrongful conduct alleged in this Complaint, and/or had the right and ability to supervise, direct and control the wrongful conduct of others, and derived a direct financial benefit from that wrongful conduct.

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Reference Info:Pleadings | State, 11th Circuit, Florida | United States

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