Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood Can't Ditch Copyright Claim

Law360, Los Angeles (December 3, 2013, 5:04 PM EST) -- A Tennessee federal judge on Tuesday refused a bid by country singers Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood to toss a copyright infringement suit alleging they copied elements from another artist's track for their hit song "Remind Me," finding the plaintiff had met her burden to plead a plausible infringement claim.

U.S. District Judge Aleta A. Trauger denied Paisley and Underwood's motion to dismiss Amy Elizabeth Connor Bowen's suit, saying Bowen adequately showed that the defendants' "Remind Me" contains elements that are similar to her song of...
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