71 Slep Tone's Response to TI's Motion to Dismiss.pdf


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Case 2:12-cv-00239-KJD -RJJ Document 71
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Filed 05/21/12 Page 1 of 27

Donna Boris (Pro Hac Vice, California SBN 153033)
donna@borislaw.com
Boris & Associates
9107 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 450
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 492-5962 Ë (310) 388-5920 facsimile

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Kerry P. Faughnan (Nevada SBN 12204)
kerry.faughnan@gmail.com
Law Offices of Kerry Faughnan
P.O. Box 335361
North Las Vegas, NV 89033
(702) 301-3096 Ë (702) 331-4222 facsimile
Attorneys for Plaintiff
SLEP-TONE ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT

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FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEVADA

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SLEP-TONE ENTERTAINMENT
CORPORATION,

CASE NO.: 2:12-CV-00239-KJDRJJ

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Plaintiff,

PLAINTIFF SLEP-TONE
ENTERTAINMENT
CORPORATION’S MEMORANDUM
OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES IN
OPPOSITION TO MOTION TO
DISMISS BY DEFENDANTS
GILLEY’S LAS VEGAS AND
TREASURE ISLAND, LLC

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v.
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ELLIS ISLAND CASINO & BREWERY,
et al.,

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Defendants.
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I. INTRODUCTION

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Counterfeits of Plaintiff’s registered trademarks are being used in connection with

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pirated copies of its karaoke tracks which the Treasure Island Defendants1 use to

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produce karaoke shows in their eating and drinking establishments. The Treasure Island

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Defendants attempt to direct the court’s attention away from the Complaint’s well-

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pleaded allegations of their infringing conduct and unfair competition by suggesting that

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Defendants GILLEY’S LAS VEGAS and TREASURE ISLAND, LLC shall be collectively referred to herein as “Treasure Island

Defendants”

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