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Consider the following scenario:
Microsoft acknowledges that this is an expected behavior of the product at the time of creation of this article.
The “Manage Content and Structure” tool does not support SharePoint group information in user fields such as “Contact” for Copy or Move operations.
SharePoint user information in the Contact field, as well as Active Directory group information in the field will be copied and moved as expected. So this issue can be solved by use of an Active Directory group rather than a SharePoint group.
(http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=151500)for other considerations.