Boxer, WWE Lose 2nd Bid To Dodge Copyright Suit

Law360, New York (September 14, 2010, 1:08 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has knocked out a bid by boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. to reconsider an earlier ruling that slapped down their efforts to dismiss allegations that they had improperly used a song by musician Anthony Lawrence Dash.

Finding no clear error of law, Judge Joseph Anderson Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina denied the motion as inappropriate, ruling that Mayweather and the WWE had not met their burden to show that such an extraordinary...
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