Los Angeles Business Journal

Viacom and Google Settle YouTube Lawsuit

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Viacom today said it settled its $1 billion copyright lawsuit against Google's YouTube, Variety reports. Viacom Inc. filed the suit in 2007, claiming that YouTube knew that thousands of videos posted to its site had been stolen from Viacom TV networks including Comedy Central, MTV and Nickelodeon.