Bloomberg Settles Photographer's Copyright Suit

Law360, New York (September 14, 2011, 4:55 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Monday entered a judgment against Bloomberg LP, which agreed to pay a photographer $8,500 to settle his copyright case claiming a Bloomberg TV program used one of his photos without permission.

Louis Psihoyos sued Bloomberg on Aug. 12, alleging that his photo of Netscape Communications Corp. co-founder Jim Clark was used in an episode of Bloomberg’s series "Game Changers."

On Sept. 6, Bloomberg and its co-defendant, production firm Luminant Media Inc., offered to pay Psihoyos $8,500 including attorneys' fees and...
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Case Title

Psihoyos v. Bloomberg L.P. et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-05630

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

Judge

William H. Pauley, III

Date Filed

August 12, 2011

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