Mass. Federal Judge Grants Dismissal Of Cartoon Copyright Case

Mass. Federal Judge Grants Dismissal Of Cartoon Copyright Case

BOSTON - A dispute over the treatment for an animated television series was dismissed March 20 by a Massachusetts federal judge, who found no probative similarity between an idea pitched to The Cartoon Network and the series that ultimately aired on television 10 years later (Timothy McGee v. Andre Benjamin, The Cartoon Network and Turner Broadcasting Systems Inc., No. 08-11818, D. Mass.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 37210).

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