Lawsuit Now In Trial

Posted in Press on October 9, 2019

Stokes O’Brien Partner is Among Plaintiff Attorneys in GirlsDoPorn.Com Lawsuit

UPDATE: For the latest on this federal case, please see our new post here.

Stokes O’Brien partner John O’Brien is among the attorneys representing the 22 female plaintiffs in the trial. The scope involves three separate lawsuits against the owners of, with the plaintiff attorneys claiming damages in excess of $22 million in San Diego Superior Court.

Plaintiffs are also represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp’s California Managing Partner Ed Chapin, as well as by Holm Law Group’s Managing Partner Brian M. Holm. Learn more about this ongoing trial and lawsuit by reading press below.

NBC News

Facing Threats, Producer of Teen Porn Videos Left U.S. As Alleged Victims Prepared for Local Trial (NEW) – Oct 8, 2019

San Diego Porn Website Owner’s Whereabouts Unknown – Sep 18, 2019

Girls Do Porn Owner Leaves Country During Trial – Sep 17, 2019

Videographer For San Diego Porn Company Admits To Lying to Models To Get Them to Appear In Pornographic Videos – Aug 30, 2019

Woman Details Elaborate Scheme That Convinced Her to Appear in Porn Video – Aug 29, 2019

San Diego Porn Scheme Trial Begins – Aug 21, 2019

San Diego-Based Porn Website Lays Off Employees As Civil Trial Set to Begin – Jun 26, 2019

San Diego Porn Website Linked to Russian Arms Smugglers and Mexican Cartel – May 22, 2019

Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Deception, Humiliation Follow Online Ads – Feb 8, 2019

Ars Technica

GirlsDoPorn, on trial for fraud, still isn’t leveling with new models (NEW) – Oct 3, 2019 faces trial for allegedly filming 22 women under false pretenses – Aug 31, 2019

Courthouse News

Porn Company Employee Says Recruiting Continues During Fraud Trial (NEW) – Oct 2, 2019

GirlsDoPorn Operations Chief Says He Never Made DVD-Only Promise (NEW) – Oct 3, 2019

What’s Next: Porn, Privacy and Alleged Fraud in the Digital Age + 9th Circuit Narrows Phone Searches at the Border + Verizon Sues Over 5G Fees – Aug 22, 2019

In GirlsDoPorn Trial, Jane Doe Law Grad Emerges as Central Figure – Aug 21, 2019

Daily Dicta: 22 Women Who Say They Were Duped Into Making Porn Videos Head to Trial – Aug 15, 2019

New York Times

22 Women Say They Were Exploited by Porn Producers – Aug 29, 2019


A ‘Girls Do Porn’ Cameraman Admits He Lied to Women So They’d Film Sex Scenes – Sep 3, 2019

Pornhub Is Still Working With Company Sued for Manipulating Women Into Porn – Aug 12, 2019

How Pornhub Enables Doxing and Harassment – Jul 16, 2019

‘Girls Do Porn’ Goes to Trial Over Allegations Women Were Tricked Into Videos – Jun 28, 2019

Fox News

Porn site’s operators made millions after using 22 women’s names, images without consent: lawsuit – Aug 21, 2019

Trial between 22 women and San Diego-based porn website begins – Aug 20, 2019

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Attorney: Women exposed on porn website suffered ‘living hell’ – Aug 20, 2019

Owner of amateur porn site files for bankruptcy amid legal battle – Feb 12, 2019

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP Lawsuit

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Last updated on October 16, 2019