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As privacy on Facebook takes the headlines once again, music matchmaking service Pandora is being prodded over its privacy policies, too.  Although this class action case involves violations of Michigan statutes, federal law is also relevant to the broader [...]

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Monday Morning JETLawg

On February 7, 2011 By JETLaw

In the news. . .

The King’s Speech involved with American Humane Society over impermissible use of their trademarked phrase “No animals were harmed” during the film’s credits.

The Future of Music Coalition kicks off new study to determine all the ways musicians can generate revenue in today’s music landscape.

Court [...]

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After nearly 2 1/2 years of battling, commercial Internet Radio webcasters have reached a settlement agreement with SoundExchange–an organization empowered by the Copyright Royalty Board to negotiate different royalty rates on behalf of musicians and record labels–regarding royalty payments for playing music on Internet radio stations.

Tuesday’s settlement resolved a controversy that began [...]

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Contentions Over Royalties in the Online Music World

On October 5, 2008 By JETLaw

As technology continues to transform the way that consumers satisfy their entertainment needs, the contentious differences over where all the money should go become more and more visible. With the Writers Guild of America strike still in recent memory and a strike by the Screen Actors Guild threatening, the consequences [...]

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