'Hits Of The 80s' Not All They're Cracked Up To Be, Suit Says

Law360, New York (March 21, 2014, 4:22 PM EDT) -- Music company Tutm Entertainment, Inc., which markets compilations of hit songs from the 1980s and '90s, was slapped with a class action Thursday in New Jersey federal court alleging that its products fail to label songs as re-recordings. 

A New Jersey woman said Tutm, which sells its “Hits of the 80’s: Platinum Collection” and “Hits of the 90’s: Platinum Collection” two-disc compilations under the name Drew’s Entertainment, hides that the songs are either re-recordings or live recordings, not the originals a consumer would expect.

“[Tutm] intended to...
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Case Title

FARRELL v. TUTM ENTERTAINMENT, INC.


Case Number

3:14-cv-01781

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New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Other Fraud

Judge

Anne E. Thompson

Date Filed

March 20, 2014

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