Secret Docs Unsealed In $1B YouTube Copyright Case

Law360, New York (May 21, 2010, 7:54 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has laid out guidelines for the release of certain confidential information, including transcripts of depositions with YouTube Inc.'s founders, in a $1 billion putative class action accusing the video-sharing website of allowing copyright infringement in order to boost hits.

The previously sealed documents are being released in connection with objections to competing motions for summary judgment, according to an order Friday from Judge Kimba M. Wood but signed at the request of Judge Louis L. Stanton of the U.S. District Court for the...
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