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Zomba Recordings v. Camp West

Zomba Recordings v. Camp West

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Zomba Recordings sues Camp West for copyright infringement.
Zomba Recordings sues Camp West for copyright infringement.

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containedhereinneitherreplacenorsupplementthe
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pleadings
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by
law,
except
as
provided
by
local
rules
of
court.This
form,
approved
bythe
Judicial
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PLAINTIFFS
Zomba
RecordingLLC
DEFENDANTS
CampWestRecorders,Inc.,assuccessor-in-interestto
Affinity
Entertainment
Group,Inc.,
and
Johnell
HarrisATTORNEYS(FIRMNAME,
ADDRESS,
AND
TELEPHONE
NUMBER
Proskauer
Rose
LLP,Eleven
Times
Square,
NewYork,NY10036,
212-969-3000
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PLAINTIFF(S)ADDRESS(ES)ANDCOUNTY(IES)
Zomba
RecordingLLC
550
Madison
Avenue
NewYork,NewYorkCounty,NY
10022
DEFENDANT(S)
ADDRESS(ES)
AND
COUNTY(IES)
CampWestRecorders,
Inc.,
assuccessor-in-interestto
Affinity
Entertainment
Group,
Inc.,
9909
TopangaCanyon,#277,Chatsworth,LosAngelesCounty,CA91311
Johnell
Harris,
9909TopangaCanyon
Blvd.,
Apt.
277,Chatsworth,
Los
Angeles
County,
CA
91311
DEFENDANT(S)ADDRESSUNKNOWN
REPRESENTATION
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AT
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I
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Attorney
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Code#AD-1223
Magistrate
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be
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by
the
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GOBENSTEIN
Magistrate
Judge
isso
Designated.
Ruby
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Krajick,
Clerk
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DATED
.
UNITED
STATESDISTRICT
COURT
(NEW
YORK
SOUTHERN)
 
JUDGE
WOOD
PROSKAUER
ROSELLP
Attorneys
for
Plaintiff
SandraA.Crawshaw-Sparks(SC-1439)AdamW.Deitch(AD-1223)ElevenTimesSquare
New
York,
NY
10036
(212)969-3000
UNITEDSTATES
DISTRICTCOURT
SOUTHERN
DISTRICTOF
NEW
YORK
ZOMBARECORDING
LLC,
Plaintiff,
v.
CAMPWESTRECORDERS,
INC.,
as
successor-in-interest
toAFFINITY
ENTERTAINMENTGROUP,INC.,and
JOHNELL
HARRIS,
Defendants.
ORIGINAL
13
CIV
6581
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Case
No.:
13
Civ.
(
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COMPLAINTJURY
TRIAL
DEMANDED
Plaintiff,ZombaRecordingLLC("Zomba"),byitsattorneys,ProskauerRoseLLP,as
andforitscomplaintagainstdefendantsCampWestRecorders,Inc.("CampWest"),as
successor-in-interesttoAffinityEntertainmentGroup,Inc.("Affinity"),andJohnellHarris
("Harris"),allegesasfollows:
PARTIES
1.Atalltimeshereinaftermentioned,ZombaRecordingLLCwasanentityengaged
in,
inter
alia,
thebusinessofmanufacturing,distributing,marketing,andotherwiseexploiting
soundrecordingsembodyingmusicaland/orvocalperformancesbyrecordingartists,including
intheform
of
phonographrecords,tapes,andcompactdiscs.

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