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...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Flo & Eddie, Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio, Inc., et al


Case Number

1:13-cv-23182

Court

Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

Judge

Darrin P. Gayles

Date Filed

September 3, 2013

Law Firms

Companies

Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.