Warner Bros., Shirelles End 'Baby It's You!' Mark Feud

Law360, New York (December 15, 2011, 3:40 PM EST) -- Members of the 1960s-era pop group The Shirelles have dropped their trademark suit accusing Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. of using the group's name and likeness in the Broadway musical “Baby It's You!” without permission, a New York federal judge said Wednesday.

U.S. District Judge Kimba M. Wood dismissed the suit without prejudice after being advised a deal had been reached. The case may be reopened if the settlement isn't consummated within 90 days, the order said.

Terms of the settlement were not immediately available Thursday. Attorneys...
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Case Title

Lee et al v. Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures Inc. et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-07144

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Trademark

Judge

Kimba M. Wood

Date Filed

October 11, 2011

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