Fox Seeks Review Of Dish's 9th Circ. Win In Hopper Row

Law360, Los Angeles (August 9, 2013, 5:00 PM EDT) -- Fox Broadcasting Co. Inc. on Wednesday filed a petition seeking en banc review of a Ninth Circuit ruling that Dish Network LLC’s Hopper service doesn’t likely infringe copyright, saying the decision established rules of law that threaten the creation and licensing of television shows and other copyrighted content.

The brief comes just two weeks after the Ninth Circuit rejected Fox’s bid to shut down the Dish ad-skipping digital video recording service known as the Hopper, holding that a lower court correctly found that the device likely...
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