Eminem's Ex-Label Gets Affirmation Of Royalty Win

Law360, Los Angeles (February 17, 2012, 7:22 PM EST) -- A California federal judge affirmed Wednesday that royalties stemming from digital downloads of rapper Eminem's two most recent albums will be included in the damages calculation for FBT Productions LLC, Eminem's former label, in its ongoing royalties dispute against his current label.

U.S. District Judge Philip S. Gutierrez refused to grant Aftermath Records' bid to reverse part of an Oct. 31 order regarding a 2009 contract signed by Eminem assigning the artist and the record label certain royalty provisions. In the order, the judge said clauses...
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