Composer Sues Over Song In LeBron James Documentary

Law360, New York (September 7, 2011, 7:59 PM EDT) -- A Georgia-based songwriter slapped Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. and LeBron James' entertainment company with a copyright lawsuit on Tuesday, accusing them of using the songwriter's original composition in their documentary, "More Than A Game."

Mason Hall, who does business as Break Bread Music, alleges that his song "We Ready" was used several times throughout "More Than A Game" despite its copyright protection. The song is performed by Archie Eversole, a popular Georgia-based hardcore rapper known for his album, "Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style."

Hall is...
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Case Title

Hall v. Harvey Mason Media, Inc. et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-02978

Court

Georgia Northern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

Judge

Amy Totenberg

Date Filed

September 5, 2011

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