EMusic Founder Fights Slim Discovery In E-Book Cases

Law360, New York (November 27, 2013, 5:58 PM EST) -- EMusic founder Bob Kohn sought permission Wednesday to appeal a New York federal court's denial of his request to expand discovery as it mulls final approval of government settlements with Penguin Group USA Inc. and Macmillan Publishers USA for their roles in an e-book price-fixing conspiracy with Apple Inc.

Kohn maintained that the court has erred in opting to not examine Apple competitor Amazon Inc.'s e-book pricing practices prior to April 2010, which he says creates an incomplete picture of the market and makes approval of the...
To view the full article, register now.