Washington Post Nears Settlement In Twitter Copyright Case

Law360, New York (August 7, 2013, 7:10 PM EDT) -- The Washington Post Co. has nearly reached a settlement with a photojournalist who claims it stole his work off Twitter, the journalist's lawyer said Wednesday, though defendants Agence France-Presse and Getty Images Inc. are prepared to proceed to trial.

The Post is close to a settlement with Daniel Morel, who claims that the news publisher failed to get permission before using photos he took of the Haiti earthquake, his lawyer Joseph Baio of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP said a conference before U.S. District Judge Alison...
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