Miley Cyrus Gets Discovery Delay In Copyright Suit

Law360, New York (July 23, 2018, 4:51 PM EDT) -- A federal magistrate judge in Manhattan on Monday ruled that pop singer Miley Cyrus and her label can have until October before they must answer questions and provide documents in response to a suit by a reggae musician who claims Cyrus infringed his copyright by stealing lyrics.

Michael May, also known as Flourgon, said in his suit that Cyrus' 2013 hit "We Can't Stop" took a key phrase from his 1988 song "We Run Things" and he wants millions from Cyrus, her co-writers and producers of the song and Sony Music Entertainment Inc. But the defendants want the case tossed and...

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