Rapture Festival is doing the whole lot in its energy to cease Ultra Music Festival from taking place on Virginia Key on March 29-31. Rapture claims it beforehand had declare to the island after holding their competition their the previous two years; it hit Ultra with a stop & desist in January adopted by a full-on lawsuit yesterday.
Ultra responded to the lawsuit, stating, “There isn’t any advantage to the current lawsuit. To declare that Ultra has violated the regulation is each disappointing and misplaced.” It appears the court docket agrees.
In a call handed out at present, the court docket dismissed Rapture’s lawsuit.
“[…] the Complaint fails on its face to plausibly allege any illegal conspiracy or anticompetitve association between Defendants. Plaintiff depends solely on conclusory allegations of conspiracy backed by no factual allegations by any means.”
The choose is giving Rapture one likelihood to amend its unique declare or withdraw it fully; if the court docket has to dismiss the modification, “it would achieve this with prejudice.”
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