UMG Asks High Court To Review Eminem Royalties Fight

Law360, New York (December 14, 2010, 5:38 PM EST) -- UMG Recording Inc. has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to weigh in on its dispute with rapper Eminem's former production company over contractual royalties, saying the case highlights the need for a clear rule on post-trial appeals of summary judgment decisions.

UMG, Aftermath Records and Interscope Records submitted a petition for a writ of certiorari to the high court on Dec. 8, asking the court to reverse a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit that overturned the recording company's victory against...
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