Networks Blast Dish Bid To Kill Calif. DVR Copyright Cases

Law360, New York (June 8, 2012, 2:27 PM EDT) -- Three major television networks on Friday fought to preserve their California suits accusing Dish Network Corp. of infringing their copyrights with its commercial-free recording technology, asking a New York court to deny Dish's attempt to throw out those suits in favor of its own.

Fox Entertainment Group Inc., CBS Corp. and NBCUniversal Media LLC said in opposing Dish's bid for an anti-suit injunction that the satellite company's feat of filing its declaratory judgment suit against the networks mere minutes before they lodged their suits should not...
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