New York Federal Judge: No Sanctions For Attorney In Copyright, Lanham Act Case

Mealey's (October 6, 2016, 11:29 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — Although finding “much to criticize” in the conduct of an attorney who advanced allegations of copyright infringement and violations of the Lanham Act in a third-party action against Viacom and others, a New York federal judge on Oct. 5 nonetheless declined a request for sanctions in the case (Scrilla Hill Entertainment Inc., et al. v. Bianca Dupree, et al., No. 16-490, S.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 138346).

(Decision available.  Document #16-161017-004Z.)

U.S. Judge Jesse M. Furman of the Southern District of New...
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