New York Federal Judge Dismisses Some Copyright Claims Against Lexis, West

NEW YORK - In a May 16 bench ruling, a New York federal judge rejected, on standing grounds, a lawyer's claim that Reed Elsevier Inc. and West Publishing Corp. commit copyright infringement when publishing legal briefs online (Edward L. White, Edward L. White PC and Kenneth Elan v. West Publishing Corporation and Reed Elsevier Inc., d/b/a LexisNexis, No. 12-1340, S.D. N.Y.).

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