The front door of 9 3/4 Cafe in Mong Kok, which has been sued by Warner Bros Entertainment, for “wrongful acts of trade infringement, copyright infringement and passing off”, and demanded an unspecified sum of damages plus multiple injunctions. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong Harry Potter-themed cafe sued for copyright infringement by Warner Bros

  • The 9 ¾ Cafe in Mong Kok, which opened in 2017, is bedecked in paraphernalia from the hit books and movie franchise
  • The Hollywood studio says the cafe’s owners is wrongfully infringing on its copyright, even though the cafe does not claim any relation to the franchise
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

TOP PICKS

The front door of 9 3/4 Cafe in Mong Kok, which has been sued by Warner Bros Entertainment, for “wrongful acts of trade infringement, copyright infringement and passing off”, and demanded an unspecified sum of damages plus multiple injunctions. Photo: Winson Wong
READ FULL ARTICLE