Turtles Members Take Sirius War Over Pre-1972 Songs To Fla.

Law360, Miami (September 6, 2013, 5:58 PM EDT) -- The two founding members of American rock band The Turtles on Tuesday expanded their battle with Sirius XM Radio Inc. over allegedly illegally circulated pre-1972 songs into Florida, where the musicians filed their second $100 million putative class action against the satellite music provider.

Mark Volman and Howard Kaylan alleged that Sirius has misappropriated songs the group and other artists recorded before 1972 in violation of Florida civil law and copyright common law. The suit is the second filed against Sirius by Volman and Kaylan, who...
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Flo & Eddie, Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio, Inc., et al


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1:13-cv-23182

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Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

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Darrin P. Gayles

Date Filed

September 3, 2013

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