GateHouse Media, Inc. v. That’s Great News, LLC

Background information

Defendant sued a company that sold reprints of newspaper articles printed on plaques.

Case summary

Plaintiff GateHouse Media filed suit against That’s Great News, claiming that defendant violated the noncommercial portion of the CC license applied to its online articles when it produced commercial products based on plaintiff’s proprietary content. The parties settled and the case was dismissed in October 2010.