Viacom Asks Appeals Court to Overturn YouTube Copyright Ruling

Viacom Inc., the owner of MTV Networks, asked a federal appeals court in New York to reverse a lower-court ruling that Google Inc.’s YouTube video-sharing website didn’t infringe Viacom’s copyrights.

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