FilmOn Asks Judge To Lift Ban, Citing Aereo Win

Law360, New York (October 11, 2013, 8:46 PM EDT) -- FilmOn X LLC has asked the D.C. federal court in a copyright infringement case to reconsider part of its near-nationwide preliminary injunction against the company, citing a recent district ruling in Massachusetts that denied a bid to ban Aereo Inc.'s similar TV streaming service.

In its Thursday emergency motion, FilmOn X — formerly Aereokiller — contends that a geographical ban on the online streaming service implemented by the D.C. federal court should be modified to exclude Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts.

“Immediate relief is...
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