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Californian court dismisses Universal Music archive fire lawsuit
US court dismisses You Raise Me Up song-theft case, criticises musicologist report
AIM launches million pound COVID-19 fund for those working behind the scenes in the music industry
Warner rejigs top team at UK label, opens office in Vietnam
Lucian Grainge confirms he is now recovering following treatment for
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StubHub sued over COVID-19 change to its FanProtect guarantee scheme
EU Advocate General says YouTube only needs to pass the postal addresses of infringers on to copyright owners
ERA pays tribute to former Chair Paul Quirk
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Music organisations call for significant and long-term support from European governments for an industry in crisis
Spotify fails to have Eminem's big mechanicals lawsuit dismissed on jurisdiction grounds
Ousted Paradigm agent files explosive lawsuit against her former employer
Mike Smith leaves Warner Chappell
Kerrang! to temporarily cease publishing due to COVID-19
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RIAA hits back at Spinrilla's
Jason Mraz signs to BMG
Night-time businesses team up with landlords to call for additional government measures to save venues, clubs, bars and restaurants
Spotify renews global licensing deal with Warner
XS Manchester won't be replaced by Capital Xtra following OfCom ruling
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Courts decline to dismiss the potentially explosive termination right lawsuits against Universal and Sony
Harold Arlen estate files new lawsuit against Apple over bootleg recordings
Live Nation launches COVID-19 relief fund for live industry practitioners
Eurovision organisers announce
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George Ezra gives royalties from Joe Wicks PE class play to NHS, other musicians also pitch in