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Artists and songwriter groups welcome Competition & Market Authority's streaming market study
KLF publisher seeking to block documentary on copyright grounds
UK competition regulator announces market study into music streaming
Spotify welcomes latest proposals in US Senate to regulate the tech giants
Michael Jackson estate forces Belgian radio show to change name
Jay-Z's private investigator monitors supposedly COVID concerned witness as perfume dispute gets to court
Lil Wayne's legal battle with former manager dismissed on jurisdiction grounds
Young Thug sues over lost bag
Setlist: Coldplay's plans to make touring eco-friendly
Cher sues Sonny Bono's widow in termination rights dispute
Cardi B did not mislead court when asking for trial date to be moved, judge rules
Universal says media firm should have known junior employee couldn't negotiate a licensing deal
US movie companies persuade VPN and server hosting companies to instigate some web-blocks
UK Music calls on government to remove barriers to closing the gender pay gap
Cardi B defends Paris Fashion Week trip in ongoing legal dispute with model
Politicians and artists use MMA anniversary to again call for radio royalties on recordings in the US
Secondary ticketing campaigners back call for
Le Tigre sue in doo-wop lyrics dispute
US appeals court backs The Weeknd in song-theft dispute with British songwriters
Former KC & The Sunshine Band member Richard Finch sues Sony Music Publishing in termination right dispute
Setlist: Tina Turner's big money brand and rights deal
Court declines to dismiss Esmé Bianco's abuse lawsuit against Marilyn Manson
South By Southwest sues its insurer over costs linked to 2020 cancellation class action
Major labels seek $83 million in damages from Russian stream-ripper
Chris Brown and Drake accused of song-theft on No Guidance
Night-time sector criticises Welsh COVID Passport scheme, as technical problem in Senedd impacts on vote
Bad Bunny sued for allegedly sampling pioneering reggaeton mixtapes without permission
Britney Spears thanks #FreeBritney movement
DJ Envy agrees to drop Carchella name following legal action from Coachella
Night Time Industries Association says Scotland's new COVID Passport scheme caused

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