Minggu, 24 Oktober 2010

Facebook Gugat Faceporn (Bilingual Version)

TEMPO Interaktif, California - Facebook menggugat Faceporn.com dengan tuduhan pelanggaran merek dagang karena memiliki nama yang hampir sama. Gugatan itu disampaikan ke Pengadilan Distrik Amerika Serikat untuk Distrik Utara California pada 15 Oktober lalu.

Faceporn yang mengklaim sebagai "situs nomor satu di bidang pornografi dan jaringan seks" ini menawarkan berbagai konten pornografi. Namun, menurut akun Twitter-nya, situs tersebut tidak beroperasi lagi sejak Rabu lalu. "Untuk sementara kami offline karena sedang mendesain ulang dan meluncurkan versi yang baru," tulis Faceporn di halaman utamanya.

Selain Faceporn, sebelumnya situs jejaring sosial yang dibuat Mark Zuckerberg ini juga pernah menggugat situs komunitas guru, teachbook.com. Alasan gugatan yang diajukan Facebook sama, yakni menggunakan merek yang hampir sama, yakni kata "Face" dan "Book".

Facebook telah mengidentifikasi Faceporn sejak Agustus lalu. Situs porno ini dianggap telah mencontek berbagai hal yang ada pada situs buatan Mark Zuckerberg itu, diantaranya logo, dinding, warna biru-putih, dan menggunakan fitur "flirting".

English Version

Facebook Sues Faceporn
Up to sue Faceporn.com with allegations of trademark infringement because it has almost the same name. The lawsuit was filed to the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on 15 October.
Faceporn who claimed to be "number one site in the field of pornography and sex network" offers a variety of pornographic content. However, according to his Twitter account, the site does not operate again since last Wednesday. "For a while we were offline because it is being redesigned and launched a new version," wrote Faceporn on its main page.
Faceporn addition, previous social networking sites that made Mark Zuckerberg has also been sued teacher community site, teachbook.com. The reason for the suit filed up the same, which uses a similar brand, namely the word "Face" and "Book".
Facebook has been identified Faceporn since last August. This porn site is considered to have cheated many things that exist on the site Mark Zuckerberg made it, including logos, wall, blue-white color, and use the "flirting".