Calif. Court Upholds Cassidy Licensing Deal

Law360, New York (December 22, 2010, 3:33 PM EST) -- A California appeals court has upheld a settlement and licensing contract hammered out in a dispute between Blix Street Records Inc. and the parents of late singer Eva Cassidy over royalty payments and plans to make a movie about the vocalist.

A three-judge panel in the Second Appellate District of the California Court of Appeal on Tuesday agreed with a lower court's ruling that Blix Street and its president, William Straw, could not deny the enforceability of an April 2006 settlement agreement signed during a recess...
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