213, Snoop Dogg, Nate Dogg and TVT Records Sued for Copyright Infringement - Novian & Novian, LLP Representing Battlecat in Suit

Sep 03, 2004, 01:00 ET from Novian & Novian, LLP

    LOS ANGELES, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Documents filed in the United States
 District Court for the Central District of California on Thursday September 2,
 2004, indicate that the members of the Group 213, including Snoop Dogg, Warren
 G and Nate Dogg, as well as, the record Label TeeVee Toons (TVT Records) have
 been sued for copyright infringement, in connection with the recently released
 album "213 The Hard Way."
     In the suit filed by MZZ, LLC, the company states that three tracks on the
 album infringe copyrights for works written by well known producer DJ
 Battlecat, whose work includes hits recorded by artists including Ice Cube,
 Busta Rhymes, Lucy Pearl, Brian McKnight, Xhibit, WC and Faith Evans.
     MZZ, LLC and Battlecat are represented in the litigation by Farhad Novian,
 Esq. and Josh Mendelsohn, Esq. of Novian & Novian, LLP, in Century City

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