Sohu IT, 2/04/09
Information on the official website of the Shanghai Court shows that online video sharing platform Tudou will face 14 different lawsuits this month from 6 companies including Royal World Film, Shanghai Senle Culture, Shanghai Animation Film Studio, Zoke Culture, Golden World Movie & Television Culture and Joy.cn for copyright infringement. Joy.cn confirmed that it is suing Tudou but didn't divulge any further details. Joy.cn had previously indicated that it would sue Tudou for IP infringment.
Editor's note: For more background about Joy.cn's plans to sue Tudou, please see"Content Producers to Sue Tudou for Copyright Infringement"