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US Trade Representative's annual piracy report shouldn't name and shame American tech companies, say American tech companies
Performer ER in the spotlight at first parliamentary hearing on the economics of music streaming
MC5's Wayne Kramer sues Old Spice over its Guitar Solo soap bottle
Live and night-time industries criticise latest COVID rules for England
Pirate Monitor hits back against YouTube in Content ID dispute
No one would confuse Reels with Reelz, says Instagram
Does US government's annual anti-piracy report just promote piracy?
Live music and night-time sectors await government announcement on December COVID measures in England
R Kelly's New York trial set for April 2021
Radiohead say admission of negligence by engineer involved in Toronto stage collapse
Setlist: 300 million reasons why Taylor Swift still hates Scooter Braun
HBO urges Ninth Circuit to stop its Leaving Neverland dispute with the Jackson estate from going to arbitration
Wixen sues Triller for copyright infringement
Music publishers denied a second hearing on damages in Wolfgang's Vault cases
Sexual assault lawsuit against Russell Simmons dismissed because of statute of limitations
UTA sues insurers over pandemic cover, reveals COVID-caused losses of $150 million
Ticketmaster fined £1.25 million over 2018 data breach
US government extends deadline for Bytedance to circumvent TikTok ban
StubHub co-founder calls on CMA to force full sale of StubHub
Setlist: Are we headed for a live music dystopia?
Twitch responds to music takedown frenzy, says music licences will take time or may never happen
Donald Trump seeks dismissal of Electric Avenue lawsuit on fair use grounds
Parliament's culture select committee to put the spotlight on music festivals
US Congressman proposes full-on reform of America's Digital Millennium Copyright Act and its safe harbour
Viagogo proposes selling StubHub everywhere but North America to get UK regulator approval
TikTok tries to get Donald Trump's second executive order paused while it still seeks approval for an Oracle/Walmart alliance
Britney Spears' father remains conservator, following court hearing
House label Trax tries to get most of the Mr Fingers lawsuit dismissed
Charter's dodgy takedown claims against the major labels dismissed
Australian police planning to seize former MegaUpload assets