Judge ‘saves’ Universal’s CEO during MP3.com trial


Author: JT Smith

So what if Universal CEO Edgar Bronfman despises MP3.com? Universal Music Group’s copyright lawsuit rolls on, Judge Jed Rakoff ruled. MP3.com’s legal hounds had sought to prove that Universal refused to settle the suit because it wanted to squash MP3.com as a competitor to its own online efforts. Sorry, the judge ruled, the only motives that matter are MP3.com’s. TheStandard.comreports on the continuing court drama