Portnoy also said Barstool filed a counterclaim to avoid Twitter shutting down the site's account, which he said happens after six claims are filed against it. He said as far as he knew, the video was removed. [13]

"Rightly or wrongly it puts the person who filed the DCMA in a bad spot to legally defend they own it. We have the opportunity to prove we didn't intentionally steal it," he wrote. "It's a ton of work and effort over a very minor thing." [13]