Dow Jones Floats $10K-Per-Story Deal In Copyright Suit

Law360, New York (June 11, 2010, 5:39 PM EDT) -- Dow Jones & Co. indicated to a federal judge Friday that it wanted roughly $10,000 per infringed article from financial information service Briefing.com to settle a suit accusing the Web-based company of swiping verbatim content minutes after publication.

Robert P. LoBue of Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, who represents Dow Jones, told Judge Victor Marrero of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Friday that the company had made a proposal to settle the case and was seeking compensation in...
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