Viacom Struggles To Keep Two Time Warner Battles Apart

Law360, New York (November 2, 2011, 5:58 PM EDT) -- Viacom International Inc. on Wednesday moved to prevent Time Warner Cable Inc. from introducing their state court dispute over programming content into Viacom’s federal court suit alleging Time Warner violated their distribution contracts by streaming Viacom's copyrighted content on iPads.

In a memorandum filed in New York federal court, Viacom said the ongoing federal court argument over Time Warner’s broadband distribution rights to Viacom’s content in an iPad app was unrelated to the Texas state court dispute in which Time Warner claims that Viacom’s mix of...
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