Lime Wire Founder's Finances Fair Game: Judge

Law360, New York (April 22, 2011, 4:08 PM EDT) -- Lime Wire LLC founder Mark Gorton lost his bid Thursday to shield information about his personal finances from being brought up by prosecutors at a New York trial in the record industry's copyright infringement suit against his online file-sharing service.

U.S. District Judge Kimba M. Wood denied Gorton's motion to preclude the plaintiffs from putting forth any argument or evidence at trial regarding his net worth, sources of income and financial condition unrelated to Lime Wire unless there is a determination by the jury that punitive...
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