#2 Posted on 26.1.04 1917.02 Reposted on: 26.1.11 1918.04
Originally posted by MovieWeb.comGentlemen:
Lucasfilm and its affiliated entities (collectively "Lucasfilm") are the exclusive owners of all rights in and to the major motion pictures Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones as well as the forthcoming STAR WARS film. These motion pictures and the characters and unique elements related thereto, are protected by the copyright and trademark laws of the United States and other nations (the "STAR WARS Copyrights and Trademarks").
It has come to our attention that images containing STAR WARS Copyrights and Trademarks are being posted on the following websites ("Unauthorized Items") without authorization from us:
You are hereby put on formal notice that your unauthorized use of STAR WARS Copyrights and Trademarks constitutes copyright infringement, trademark infringement and unfair competition. By this letter, we demand that you immediately cease and desist from any further unauthorized use of STAR WARS Copyrights and Trademarks including, without limitation, the posting of all Unauthorized Items, and that you immediately provide us written assurance that you will comply with the requests set forth in this letter.
This conduct constitutes a serious violation of Lucasfilm's legal rights. We strongly urge you to treat this matter seriously and that you comply with our requests immediately. The foregoing shall not be deemed a waiver of any claim at law or in equity which may have against you or any other party, each of which is expressly reserved.
Sincerely, Lucasfilm Ltd., (Antipiracy) Business Affairs