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  1. PRS For Music, U.K. Royalty Collection Society, Predicts Difficult 2011

    May 31, 2011 8:23 AM EDT PRS for Music, the U.K.'s royalties-collecting society, can expect a rough ride this year, after an equally difficult one in 2010, declared CEO Robert Ashcroft at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) last Thursday (May 26). Speaking to an audienc ...

  2. INSIDE TRACK

    July 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Blair Buys Love Online Tony Blair may be a busy man, but the British prime minister recently took a few minutes to download a song—a cover of the Beatles' 1964 chart-topper "Can't Buy Me Love" by t Blair Buys Love Online Tony B ...

  3. U.K.'s PPL Forms New Government Relations Role

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Dominic McGonigal will coordinate PPL's lobbying efforts in his new role as director of government relations. LONDON -- British collecting society PPL has created a new position, director of government relations, who will coordinate the organ ...

  4. Songwriter Sues EMI Pub For Withholding Royalties

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Songwriter Giuseppe "Beppe" Canterelli has filed a class-action lawsuit against EMI Music Publishing, alleging that the company engages in unfair business practices by failing to promptly pay out uncl Songwriter Sues EMI Pub For Withhold ...