Energy Publisher Lodges 2 Copyright Suits

Law360, New York (September 22, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Energy Intelligence Group Inc. has sued a financial services firm and a ratings agency for allegedly electronically forwarding its niche newsletters on the energy industry in violation of copyright laws.

The publishing firm fired off two complaints on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. One suit targets financial firm BNP Paribas North America Inc. for allegedly infringing the copyright of its “Petroleum Intelligence Weekly” newsletter, and another suit claims international ratings agency Fitch Ratings Ltd. violated the copyright of...
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