FilmOn X Request to Modify Injunction Denied by Federal Judge

Judge in Washington says she won’t follow favorable ruling by federal court in Massachusetts in FilmOn X LLC’s copyright fight with Fox Television Stations Inc. and other broadcasters. * Contrary decision in another district court doesn’t change controlling law, judge says * FilmOn X may be defying court by broadcasting disputed programming in Boston area, Washington judge says * FilmOn X ordered to explain by Oct. 21 why it shouldn’t be held in contempt NOTE: Case involves whether retransmitting programming via online streaming violates broadcasters’ copyrights

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