FilmOn Hits Back At Latest Suit From TV Networks

Law360, New York (July 1, 2013, 6:17 PM EDT) -- Aereokiller LLC and FilmOn.TV Networks Inc. fired back Thursday at the most recent effort by the major television networks to shut the companies down, filing a harshly worded request that their television-streaming services be declared legal.

Lodging counterclaims in a suit filed by all four major networks in May in Washington federal court, the two companies — both owned and operated by billionaire Alki David — asked for a declaratory judgment that their retransmissions of broadcast television don't amount to copyright infringement.

In doing so, the...
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