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Tuff City Records is a New York-based record label founded by journalist Aaron Fuchs in 1981. ... Via its subsidiary Tufamerica, Tuff City became also known for suing artists like Kanye West and the Beastie ... Jump up to: TufAmerica, Inc. v EMI Music, Inc. Supreme Court, New York County, 651197/2011, docket entry 49.

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Tuff City Records. New York, New York. Originally rooted in hip-hop, Tuff City has transitioned its focus toward rescuing thousands of blues, jazz, funk, soul and ...

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Mar 9, 2016 ... Bryant v. Media Right Prods., Inc., 603 F.3d 135, 144 (2d Cir. 2010) (citing Matthew Bender & Co., 240 F.3d at 121-22 (collecting cases)). In fact ...

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Comment by Bradley Ryba. TufAmerica claimed the defendants sampled the word “oh” from their sound recording and used it more than forty times in “Run This ...

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Nov 6, 2013 ... Jay Z might think he can “Run This Town” but a Big Apple-based record label is saying “not so fast.” TufAmerica Inc. on Wednesday slapped ...

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Sep 10, 2013 ... Plaintiff TufAmerica, Inc. ("TufAmerica") brings this copyright infringement action ... 14-18. In 1999, TufAmerica, also the owner of the Tuff City.

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Dec 9, 2014 ... When it comes to unlicensed samples, New York federal judge Lewis Kaplan has limits. On Monday, he dismissed TufAmerica's lawsuit ...

www.spin.com/2012/11/beastie-boys-license-to-ill-sampling-frivolous-lawsuit-tuf-america

Nov 29, 2012 ... On May 3, a company called Tuf America sued the Beastie Boys for ... The company responded that the producer incorporated the alleged ...

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Jan 30, 2018 ... industry defendant UMG Recordings, Inc. (“UMG”). In his Amended .... (S.D.N.Y. 2015) (citation omitted); TufAmerica, Inc. v. Diamond,.