Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Mark C. Rifkin, Feldman & Rifkin, Jenkintown, PA (Frederick Isquith, Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz, New York, NY, Lawrence E. Feldman, Feldman & Rifkin, Jenkintown, PA, on the brief), for Plaintiffs-Appellants.
Katherine B. Forrest, Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York, NY (Jay Cohen, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York, NY, Charles B. Ortner, Proskauer Rose, New York, NY, Andrew H. Bart, Susan Arden, Pryor, Cashman, Sherman & Flynn, New York, NY, and Russell J. Frackman, Jeffrey D. Goldman, Mitchell, Silberberg & Knupp, Los Angeles, CA, on the brief), for Defendants-Appellees Time Warner, Inc., Sony Corporation of America, BMG Entertainment, Inc., and Universal Music Group, Inc.
Jeffrey A. Conciatori, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, New York, NY (Michael B. Carlinksy, Lisa T. Simpson, and Margret M. Caruso, on the brief), for Defendant-Appellee MP3.Com.
Before: CARDAMONE, POOLER, and B.D. PARKER, Jr., Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.
B.D. PARKER, JR., Circuit Judge.
Plaintiffs Lester Chambers, Carl Gardner, Bill Pinkney, and Tony Silvester, who are recording artists, appeal from the December 8, 2000 judgment of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (Jed S. Rakoff, Judge) dismissing their Amended Complaint pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(b)(6) for failure to state a claim upon which relief could be...
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