Armour v. Knowles, 06-20934
In copyright infringement action brought by an aspiring singer and songwriter against Beyonc- Knowles and others, summary judgment for defendants is affirmed where plaintiff could not prove Beyonc- had access to her demo tape before composing the allegedly infringing elements of her own song, "Baby Boy".
- Decided 12/21/2007
- Published 12/26/2007
- PER CURIAM:, Before HIGGINBOTHAM, SMITH and OWEN, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Dana G. Kirk (argued), Kirk Law Firm, Houston, TX, for Armour.
- For Appellees:
- Henry James Fasthoff, IV, Stumpf, Craddock, Massey & Farrimond, Houston, TX, Cynthia Sharon Arato (argued), Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, New York City, for Defendants-Appellees.