Federal Magistrate Judge Rejects Alter-Ego Theory Of Liability In Copyright Case

(October 20, 2016, 12:22 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A plaintiff on Oct. 19 won the right to amend his complaint to add several individual and corporate defendants in a New York copyright infringement dispute (Joseph Separzadeh v. Iconix Brand Group Inc., et al., No. 15-8643, S.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 144772).

(Decision available.  Document #16-161107-008Z.)

U.S. Magistrate Judge James C. Francis IV of the Southern District of New York rejected as futile plaintiff Joseph Separzadeh’s effort to assert that Kier LLC, LCM Productions Inc. and Married to the Mob (MTTM)...
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