Universal Music Moves To Toss Reggae Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (April 24, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Universal Music Group Inc. has moved to dismiss an antitrust case brought against it by a smaller rival that claims the music label exploited its heft to dominate the reggae market.

UMG asked the court to dismiss some claims in an antitrust suit launched over a Bob Marley album in a motion filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

Music company River Rock Communications LLC accused the media giant in a 2008 suit of using its market dominance to dissuade...
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