FilmOn X Slams PBS Station's Copyright Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (November 22, 2013, 8:00 PM EST) -- In the latest salvo in its ongoing battle with over-the-air television networks, online TV streaming service FilmOn X asked an Illinois federal judge Friday to declare it has not infringed the copyrights of a Chicago-based PBS licensee by retransmitting the station's programs over the Internet. 

FilmOn asserted in a complaint for declaratory judgment that it has not infringed Window to the World Communications Inc.'s copyrights, arguing its technology only enables private performances of copyrighted material.

WWCI has threatened suit against FilmOn on the basis that the...
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