New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent subpoenas to six high-frequency trading firms seeking information about special arrangements they have with exchanges and dark pools as well as their trading strategies, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Walt Disney Co. and other movie and TV studios have asked a federal court to dismiss their copyright-infringement case against the file-sharing website Lime Wire LLC and its founder, Mark Gorton, according to a Nov. 7 court filing.
Music publishers settled their lawsuit against Lime Wire LLC, the online file-sharing service found liable last year for copyright infringement in a suit brought by record companies, an industry group said.
Warner Music Group Corp. and Sony Corp. , along with other owners of music labels, agreed during a trial to settle their copyright lawsuit against Lime Wire LLC and its founder, Mark Gorton , for $105 million.
Lime Wire LLC, operator of a website found liable for inducing the infringement of music copyrights, was ordered to disable its program that allows users to download, upload and trade music recordings.