"The case was not a legal challenge to Skype's use of the mark, it was only against the registration," a Microsoft spokesperson told the BBC.

"We're confident that no confusion exists between these brands and services and will appeal.

In her email, JB told the police that she knew the accused via a woman called Sara who claimed to be his sister. “Sara and I started chatting and our relation developed into friendship and so we exchanged pictures.

AA is also accused of threatening the woman to force her come to the UAE and offer him sex.

The woman, JB, whose nationality and age were not mentioned in the records, reported the threats to Dubai Police via an email that she had sent in June last year after the man asked for more than she had already given him.

I don’t have a hole in my jeans for nothing.” Richardson is shamelessly upfront about his sleep-your-way-to-the-top stipulations, and his Skype chat with Kate follows the same trajectory as another Skype conversation he had with model Felice Fawn that same year.

When Fawn told him she would never “sell her body for fame,” he responded, “Then you need to work at Mc Donald’s, this is the lifestyle,” adding that on any given day, there were at least 20 other models willing to fuck him for the exposure.

She added: "This abuse was streamed live over a webcam so it could be viewed by a woman in San Francisco called Kori Ellis.

The child was most probably drugged and was at the time unaware of what was happening to her." The barrister said that sometimes Gotham abused the girl alone and on other occasions with Forbes.

The Skype case had been an attempt to challenge a ruling by the EU in 2005, which said that Skype’s branding was too similar to Sky for it to be given a trademark in the continent.

Microsoft lost the re-launched case, but says that it is planning to appeal.

“One day, he threatened to post my pictures on social media and asked me to strip off.