Motion By Copyright Defendant Denied By New York Federal Judge

(March 9, 2016, 12:05 PM EST) -- NEW YORK — A defendant’s claim that it possessed a license to use three copyrighted images belonging to Playboy Enterprises International Inc. were met with skepticism March 8 by a New York federal judge, who denied a motion to dismiss case (Playboy Enterprises International Inc. v. LLC, No. 15-7053, S.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 29249).

(Decision available. Document #16-160321-004Z.)

According to U.S. Judge Paul A. Engelmayer of the Southern District of New York not only has defendant (MTO) failed to establish it had...
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