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UK competition regulator remains opposed to Viagogo/StubHub merger after phase two investigation
Channel 4 strongly defends Leaving Neverland director in legal wrangling with Michael Jackson estate
Post Malone collaborator allowed to proceed with Circles copyright dispute
German record industry welcomes latest court ruling in Cloudflare case
Missy Elliott hits back in ongoing producer legal battle
Sigur Rós - still fighting tax evasion charges - call on Icelandic government to act
Ed Sheeran copyright case postponed because of COVID
Rapper arrested after releasing track about filing false benefit claims
Setlist: Parliament probes the economics of streaming
Parliament's culture select committee to investigate the economics of music streaming
The battle over Pirate Bay blocking in the Netherlands may finally be over
Phil Collins adds another letter to Donald Trump's cease-and-desist pile
Katy Perry's song-theft accuser presents key arguments to Ninth Circuit appeals court
Russian stream-ripper formally takes his copyright dispute to US Supreme Court, and says the majors should support that move
UK music industry welcomes Culture Recovery Fund support for numerous venues and festivals, though COVID challenges remain
Fortnite can remain banned from Apple's App Store until Epic legal battle reaches court next year
McDonald's denies Travis Scott partnership aimed to divert attention from racial discrimination lawsuits
G-A-Y boss continues with legal action against government after ministers fail to provide evidence justifying 10pm curfew
Freeplay Music calls Ford's
Setlist: BMG moves to make record contracts fairer
New UK Music boss sets out case for increased COVID support from government
Kickass founder disappears halting US extradition attempts
Majors test new Russian law to take down unlicensed music apps
Brazilian stream manipulation services go offline after industry action
Ed Sheeran asks for Thinking Out Loud copyright case to be postponed because of COVID travel restrictions
Rishi Sunak insists he was misquoted after he reportedly told COVID-hit musicians to re-train
US Supreme Court declines to hear Stairway To Heaven case, meaning Led Zeppelin win
MPs to debate better support for creative industries
Universal and Sony hit back at artists leading termination right test cases
G-A-Y chief takes UK government to court over 10pm COVID curfew

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