...Time Warner, Inc. et al, Defendant
The Defendant, Time Warner, Inc. released digital formats of artists’ sound recordings through the internet. The online digital content generated substantial revenues, which were allegedly distributed to artists and assignees in a subjective manner. The Plaintiff, Tony Silvester et al, sued to recover compensation and damages resulting from breach of contract between the artists and the recording companies.
The case was first brought to the US District Court of Southern New York in June 2000. After dismissal by the court in June 2002, the plaintiff appealed at the New York County Court... Case Briefs Case John W. Carson, Appellant v....