Grooveshark Can’t Shake UMG, Warner Bros. Copyright Suit

Law360, New York (April 11, 2012, 12:56 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Monday denied a bid by the owner of online music service Grooveshark to escape a copyright row with UMG Recordings Inc., Warner Bros. Records Inc. and Sony Music Entertainment.

U.S. District Judge Thomas P. Griesa released an order saying that he had denied three separate motions to dismiss — brought by Grooveshark owner Escape Media Group Inc., Escape executives Joshua Greenberg and Samuel Tarantino, and a separate group of Escape employees — for reasons laid out in oral arguments held...
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