Experian Loses Copyright Fight Over Use Of Online Database

Law360, Los Angeles (December 10, 2013, 8:14 PM ET) -- An Arizona federal judge on Tuesday tossed consumer information company Experian Information Solutions Inc.'s copyright infringement lawsuit claiming another firm copied and redistributed material from its online database, finding Experian failed to allege the defendant had lifted anything but non-copyrightable data. 

U.S. District Judge Susan R. Bolton granted Nationwide Marketing Services Inc.'s motion for judgment on the pleadings, agreeing that Experian had not alleged in its complaint that Nationwide Marketing had copied any elements of its online InSource Database that are covered under copyright. Experian had...
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Case Information

Case Title

Experian Information Solutions Incorporated v. Nationwide Marketing Services Incorporated

Case Number

2:13-cv-00618

Court

Arizona

Nature of Suit

Property Rights: Copyright

Judge

Susan R Bolton

Date Filed

March 26, 2013

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