NBC Seeks Escape From 'Animal Practice' IP Suit

By Matthew Heller (July 18, 2013, 9:34 PM EDT) -- NBCUniversal Media LLC urged a California federal judge Thursday to toss a copyright infringement suit over its veterinarian-themed "Animal Practice" sitcom, saying an attorney who wrote a treatment for a TV series about an animal hospital can't show the works were substantially similar....

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