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Setlist: Commercial radio hits out at BBC Sounds
One Liners: BMG, Paloma Faith, Corey Taylor, more
Doobie Brothers issue cease-and-desist to Bill Murray:
TikTok seeks injunction to put app ban on hold while Oracle deal is scrutinised
Renowned civil rights lawyer joins Let's Get It On song-theft case
YouTube hits back against lawsuit over Content ID access
Appeals court confirms Macklemore and Ryan Lewis's win in sample case
Donald Trump says he'll only approve TikTok deal if Oracle is in control of the app
TikTok's Oracle deal has Donald Trump's
Stream-ripping case could be put on hold pending petition to US Supreme Court
More artists return fees to Fyre Festival trustee
Nicki Minaj wins one element of her Tracy Chapman copyright dispute, but the wider case will go to a jury
Kanye West publishes his Universal Music contracts as anti-label Twitter rant continues
Apple again insists Fortnite ban should stay in place
Dispute over US IP Rights Distribution Fund becomes class action that could benefit at least 30,000 musicians
Night time industries welcome court ruling on COVID-related insurance claims
Lady A sues Lady A over the name Lady A
Stream-ripping grew 1390% in three years, says PRS For Music
One Liners: Vince Power, TuneCore, Slowthai, more
Facebook secures music deals for its gaming app
TikTok submits plans for Oracle alliance to US government
Kanye West hits out at Universal and Sony in latest Twitter rant
TI fined $75,000 for promoting dodgy ICO for a
TuneIn starts restricting international stations in the UK after major labels' legal win
Setlist: Music industry numbers - the week in stats
Music industry groups say a European Commission guidance document could hinder safe harbour reform
US government says court should not and cannot interfere in Bytedance ban based on TikTok employee's complaint
Sony Music settles dispute over deductions on foreign streaming royalties
R Kelly again denied bail
R Kelly again denied bail10 September 2020

European court says American performers should be getting their share of Irish radio royalties

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