EMI Sues Grooveshark Owner Over Copyright Licensing Deal

Law360, New York (April 4, 2012, 4:45 PM EDT) -- EMI Music Inc. on Monday filed suit in New York state court alleging the parent of online music streaming service Grooveshark failed to meet the terms of a promissory note that kicked in after the two resolved an earlier copyright row.

EMI and its Capitol Records LLC unit allege that Escape Media Group Inc., which owns and runs Grooveshark, failed to pay $300,000 under the terms of a promissory note that was drafted as part of a licensing deal between the online streaming service and the...
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