Hollywood Urges 2nd Circ. To Rethink Aereo's Copyright Win

Law360, Los Angeles (April 22, 2013, 3:43 PM EDT) -- Paramount Pictures Corp., Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and other film and television broadcast entities and unions on Friday urged the Second Circuit to rehear a copyright infringement suit against Aereo Inc., saying the ruling for the streaming TV service creates “material inconsistency” in the law.

The group of Hollywood studios, unions and guilds, who are not parties to the suit, filed their brief in support of an en banc rehearing about two weeks after Aereo Inc. scored a significant victory over the TV networks accusing it...
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