YouTube, Google Face Class Action Infringement Suit

Law360, New York (May 4, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- YouTube Inc. and parent company Google Inc. have been hit with a proposed IP class action brought by a British soccer league and an independent music publisher hoping to represent all content producers that allege their copyrighted work has been unlawfully posted on YouTube.

In a complaint filed on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, the Football Association Premier League Ltd., England’s top soccer division, and New York City-based music publisher Bourne Co. accuse YouTube and Google of not...
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