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Freeplay sues CNN over music used in news reports
Manchester City Council officials criticised as Night & Day noise dispute continues in court
Lawyers for Astroworld victims defend delays in fulfilling discovery demands
Merck Mercuriadis criticises CMA for
Festicket administrators need to urgently hear from promoters who believed their ticket monies were being held in trust
Night & Day noise abatement notice court case begins
US senators want anti-bot laws to be better enforced following Taylor Swift ticketing meltdown
CMA concludes that competition issues are not creating challenges for music-makers in the streaming economy
Late Atlantic Records co-founder Ahmet Ertegun accused of sexual assault in new lawsuit
Judge declines to dismiss Epidemic Sound's lawsuit against Meta
Warner sues make up brand Iconic over unlicensed music in social media videos
Cardi B threatened with legal action over Marge Simpson Halloween costume
Night & Day supporters urge Manchester City Council to rethink as noise dispute heads to court
Sony Music UK reportedly reviewing security protocols following Headie One brawl
US Congressional committee to put the spotlight back on Ticketmaster and the ticketing market
US judge declines to set aside Slacker ruling ordering it to pay $9.7 million to SoundExchange
Setlist: MPs ask for an update on the
Live music industry reacts to UK’s autumn budget statement
Drake and 21 Savage consent to preliminary injunction over fake Vogue cover
Judge declines to postpone Young Thug and Gunna's trial in Georgia
Former R Kelly manager jailed for 20 months for harassing victim
James Brown estate and Primary Wave sued by Bowie Bonds creator
BBC's launch of Radio 1 Dance - and OfCom's scrutiny of it - back in court
Manchester’s Night & Day Café announces show to raise awareness of noise complaint legal battle
Artist remuneration remains a key sticking point as MPs return to the economics of streaming debate
Dua Lipa hits back at another of the Levitating song-theft lawsuits
Mariah Carey's Queen Of Christmas trademark bid blocked
Megan Thee Stallion secures restraining order against her label ahead of this weekend's AMAs
Apple and Epic back in court in App Store rules dispute
Megan Thee Stallion and Big Sean settled Go Crazy song theft lawsuit

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