Fox News Attacks Suit Over Madoff Footage

Law360, New York (January 11, 2010, 1:47 PM EST) -- Fox News Network LLC has unleashed a broadside in a suit over its allegedly unauthorized use of 2003 footage of imprisoned Ponzi plutocrat Bernard L. Madoff, asking the court to throw out most of the asserted causes of action and arguing the plaintiff's breach of contract claim is preempted by federal law.

Fox News lodged a motion to dismiss on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, asking Judge Denny Chin to drop the ax on six of plaintiff and...
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