Networks Get Most Of Dish Ad-Skipping Fight Booted From NY

Law360, New York (July 9, 2012, 10:32 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Monday found that television broadcasters' copyright lawsuits against Dish Network Corp. over its new ad-skipping feature can proceed in California, while letting some contract claims in a related case proceed in New York.

U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain ruled on multiple motions, denying Dish's motion for an anti-suit injunction to enjoin the networks — including Fox Entertainment Group Inc., CBS Corp. and NBCUniversal Media LLC — from bringing their suits in California. She also dismissed parts of the New...
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