Bob Marley's Family Wants Judge Off UMG Royalties Row

Law360, New York (December 6, 2011, 2:17 PM EST) -- Family members of late reggae superstar Bob Marley requested Monday that the New York federal judge overseeing their battle over royalties with UMG Recordings Inc. step down because she previously represented the company when she was a partner at Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP.

The plaintiffs — Marley's widow, nine of his children and their company Fifty-Six Hope Road Music Ltd. — asked U.S. District Judge Katharine B. Forrest to reconsider her Nov. 16 decision to deny a joint request for recusal, pointing to her representation...
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