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COURT TOSSES VIACOM’S $1-BILLION CLAIM AGAINST YOUTUBE

June 24, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Viacom, which owns Paramount Pictures as well as such cable networks as MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and BET, has vowed to appeal a federal judge’s decision on Thursday tossing out its $1-billion copyright-infringement lawsuit against Google’s YouTube. In a statement, Viacom general counsel Michael Fricklas said, “YouTube and Google stole hundreds of thousands of video […]