R&B Label's Atty Booted In Row Over Christina Aguilera Song

Law360, New York (May 8, 2013, 7:49 PM EDT) -- R&B label TufAmerica Inc.’s attorney was disqualified Tuesday for previously representing one of the defendants in the label's suit alleging songs including Christina Aguilera's "Ain't No Other Man" contained unauthorized samples of songs for which it claims to own the rights.

U.S. District Judge Andrew Carter on Tuesday granted an October motion by Morton Craft, a defendant in the suit, to disqualify TufAmerica’s attorney, Kelly Talcott, saying he had represented Craft at a deposition at the heart of TufAmerica's suit.

Talcott represented Craft in the 2011...
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