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Wed May 15, 2019, 06:13 PM

Woodstock 50 plans roll on; court nixes cancellation bid

Source: Associated Press

Woodstock 50 plans roll on; court nixes cancellation bid

May 15, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) ó The Woodstock 50 festival is back on after a judge said an ex-investor canít singlehandedly cancel the anniversary extravaganza.

But Manhattan judge Barry Ostrager declined Wednesday to order the backers to put about $18 million back into the festival. The conflict is poised for arbitration.

The order came after a falling-out and dueling claims about whether the festival would happen. Itís planned for August in central New York.

Investor Amplifi Live announced a cancellation April 29. The company, part of Japanese marketing firm Dentsu, said organizers made a mess of planning and the event couldnít safely go forward.

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Read more: https://apnews.com/8b191c00cfd64ba6b998a593c2c75320

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Response to Eugene (Original post)

Wed May 15, 2019, 06:28 PM

1. I wonder how many Mercedes SUV's you can fit on Yazgurs Farm ?

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Wed May 15, 2019, 06:44 PM

2. Gee, this sounds just like the old Woodstock!

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