Cheetah Mobile Sues APUS Group for Defamation, Trade Libel, Copyright Infringement, Trademark Dilution, False Advertising, and Unfair Competition

May 28, 2015

BEIJING, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE: CMCM)  filed a complaint in federal court in Northern District of California (Case No. 3:15-cv-02363) against APUS Group for defamation, trade libel, copyright infringement, federal and state trademark dilution, false advertising, and unfair competition, intentional interference with prospective economic advantage, and intentional interference with contract.  In its complaint, Cheetah Mobile seeks an injunction as well as monetary damages for the harm to its business, reputation, and consumer goodwill, an accounting of APUS' profits from its misconduct, punitive damages, and attorneys' fees and costs.

About Cheetah Mobile

Cheetah Mobile is a leading mobile internet company with approximately 443 million mobile monthly active users as of March 2015.  Its critical applications, including Clean Master®, CM Security®, Battery Doctor® and PhotoGrid®, help make the Internet and mobile experience speedier, simpler, and safer for users worldwide.  Cheetah Mobile's Clean Master® app is the top mobile app in the Google Play Tools category worldwide by monthly downloads, according to App Annie.

The Company also provides various platform products such as, Cheetah Browser, game centers and mobile app stores to provide multiple user traffic entry points and global content distribution channels for its business partners.

For more information contact: 

Josh Ong
Cheetah Mobile PR
+1 626.322.7241

SOURCE Cheetah Mobile, Inc.