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  1. YouTube Deletes 30,000 Files

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Japanese group complained of copyright infringement. Japanese group complained of copyright infringement. News ...

  2. Ono Sues Capitol Over Lennon Royalties

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Files $10 million lawsuit. Files $10 million lawsuit. News ...

  3. Swedish File-Sharer Fined

    October 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT First online piracy case in Sweden. First online piracy case in Sweden. News ...

  4. IFPI Steps Up P2P Crusade

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT ,000 new actions brought. The IFPI is riding a new wave of legal actions aimed at illegal file-sharers. More than 8,000 new cases have today (Oct. 17) been launched in 17 countries, including the first-ever actions against file-sharers in Brazil, ...

  5. IFPI Steps Up P2P Crusade

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT ,000 new actions brought. The IFPI is riding a new wave of legal actions aimed at illegal file-sharers. More than 8,000 new cases have today (Oct. 17) been launched in 17 countries, including the first-ever actions against file-sharers in Brazil, ...

  6. IFPI Steps Up P2P Crusade

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT ,000 new actions brought. The IFPI is riding a new wave of legal actions aimed at illegal file-sharers. More than 8,000 new cases have today (Oct. 17) been launched in 17 countries, including the first-ever actions against file-sharers in Brazil, ...

  7. MTV Pushes 'Two-A-Days' Finale To Web

    October 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Episode goes live Oct. 11. Episode goes live Oct. 11. News ...

  8. Gwen Gearing Up For New Album, Live DVD

    October 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Concert DVD expected before end of year. Concert DVD expected before end of year. News ...

  9. Jam Productions, Outback Concerts Partner

    October 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Both will continue under their respective banners. Both will continue under their respective banners. News ...

  10. Hollywood Bowl Breaks Summer Records

    October 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Venue self-produced more than 70 concerts in 12 weeks. Venue self-produced more than 70 concerts in 12 weeks. News ...

  11. Ministry Of Sound Opens Retail Business

    October 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Kicks off Oct. 3. Kicks off Oct. 3. News ...

  12. Univision Shareholders OK $12.3B Sale

    September 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Approval of the sale was widely expected. Approval of the sale was widely expected. News ...

  13. House Holds Piracy Hearing

    September 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Held Sept. 26. A House education subcommittee held its first-ever hearing today (Sept. 26) to review how well higher education and the entertainment industries are working together to combat piracy. Testifying before members of the Subcommittee on ...

  14. LEGAL MATTERS: WRANGLING FOR RINGTONES

    September 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A battle over who gets to license compositions for ringtones and master ringtones is moving to the U.S. Copyright Office. But the issue is broader than simply whether compositions for these uses fall A battle over who gets to license compositions ...

  15. LEGAL MATTERS: WRANGLING FOR RINGTONES

    September 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A battle over who gets to license compositions for ringtones and master ringtones is moving to the U.S. Copyright Office. But the issue is broader than simply whether compositions for these uses fall A battle over who gets to license compositions ...

  16. Wippit, Sonific Deal Offers Music To Social Networks

    September 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Allows users to stream from personal pages. Allows users to stream from personal pages. News ...

  17. Groups Call For Longer Copyright Protection

    September 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sixteen copyright-related organizations on Friday (Sept. 22) presented a joint petition to the Japanese government's Cultural Affairs Agency asking that posthumous copyright protection in Japan be ext Sixteen copyright-related organizations o ...

  18. Beyonce's No-Show At MOBO Annoys Fans

    September 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Audience booed when artist failed to appear. Audience booed when artist failed to appear. News ...

  19. Singer To Split With U.K.'s MCPS-PRS

    September 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Copyright Tribunal hearing begins Sept. 25. Copyright Tribunal hearing begins Sept. 25. News ...

  20. Aiken Holding Off On Tour Until Next Year

    September 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Spot dates planned for November and December. Spot dates planned for November and December. News ...

  21. EC Proposes Copyright Levies Cut

    September 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT New patent strategy planned before end 2006. New patent strategy planned before end 2006. News ...

  22. EC Proposes Copyright Levies Cut

    September 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The European Commission today (Sept. 13) unveiled plans to set up a clear, efficient system on copyright levies, and to boost intellectual property rights. The European Commission today (Sept. 13) unveiled plans to set up a clear, efficient system ...

  23. EC Proposes Copyright Levies Cut

    September 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The European Commission today (Sept. 13) unveiled plans to set up a clear, efficient system on copyright levies, and to boost intellectual property rights. The European Commission today (Sept. 13) unveiled plans to set up a clear, efficient system ...

  24. Source: Mercuriadis To Split With Sanctuary

    September 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT CEO to join Front Line Management. CEO to join Front Line Management. News ...

  25. Amazon Launches Movie Download Service

    September 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'Unbox' went live Sept. 7. 'Unbox' went live Sept. 7. News ...

  26. Death Cab Lines Up Fall Tour

    September 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Kicks off Oct. 26 in Philadelphia. Kicks off Oct. 26 in Philadelphia. News ...

  27. RIAA Responds To Video Criticism

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Short film aims to educate students on copyright issues. As trade groups criticize a RIAA-prepped educational video on copyright law as misleading and factually inaccurate, the music industry body is defending the short film and responding to crit ...

  28. MySpace To Sell Downloads

    September 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Snocap will handle tranactions. Snocap will handle tranactions. News ...

  29. AOL Unveils Revamped Music Store

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Offering open to any online visitor. Offering open to any online visitor. News ...

  30. First DVD Piracy Sentence Handed Out

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Houston jailed for two years. The first New Zealand jail sentence for DVD piracy under the country's Copyright Act was handed down Friday (Aug. 25). John Houston was jailed for two years after pleading guilty to 21 charges related to pirating ...

  31. UMG Backs Free Music Download Service

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT SpiralFrog to launch in December. SpiralFrog to launch in December. News ...

  32. AOL Picks Up Dylan's XM Show

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Simulcasting to begin Wednesday (Aug. 30). Simulcasting to begin Wednesday (Aug. 30). News ...

  33. BMI Revenues Up

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Organization pulls in more than $779 million in '06. Organization pulls in more than $779 million in '06. News ...

  34. iTunes Pushes 'Vingles' Promotion

    August 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Digital singles offered as a value add. Digital singles offered as a value add. News ...

  35. MTV Acquires Atom Ent. For $200 Million

    August 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Web deal is latest in a string for network. Web deal is latest in a string for network. News ...

  36. Google, MTV Team For Video Deal

    August 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT To begin as a test later this month. To begin as a test later this month. News ...

  37. Major Labels Sue LimeWire

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Accused of copyright infringement. Accused of copyright infringement. News ...

  38. Napster Readies Mobile Download Service

    August 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Will launch with 2 million tracks available. Will launch with 2 million tracks available. News ...

  39. Analysts Predict Australian Industry Rebound

    August 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Indicate positive growth over the next five years. Indicate positive growth over the next five years. News ...

  40. French Council: Individuals Can't Bypass DRM

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Removes key points from copyright bill. Removes key points from copyright bill. News ...

  41. French Council: Individuals Can't Bypass DRM

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Removes key points from copyright bill. The French Constitutional Council has raised concerns and removed some key measures from the long awaited copyright bill, which was adopted by France’s two houses of Parliament June 30. The Council, which is ...

  42. RIAJ Backs Copyright Law Extension

    July 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Industry groups push for 70 years duration. The Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) has joined a group of entertainment and arts organizations that plan to file a joint letter this September urging the Japanese government to extend the ...

  43. Belanova Tapped For Latin American 'Musical'

    July 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Set to be released in coming weeks. Set to be released in coming weeks. News ...

  44. Tower Names New CEO

    July 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Joe D'Amico takes over role. Joe D'Amico takes over role. News Joe D'Amico ...

  45. EverGreen Acquires MC Hammer Catalog

    July 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Deal brings copyright total to more than 40K. Deal brings copyright total to more than 40K. News ...

  46. Consumer Group Blasts 'Lawless' Digital World

    July 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Copyright law slammed for loopholes. Copyright law slammed for loopholes. News ...

  47. German Consumer Group Blasts 'Lawless' Digital World

    July 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Copyright law has crushed consumer rights for digital media such as music downloads, according to German consumer group VZBV, which has launched a major campaign on the issue. Copyright law has crushed consumer rights for digital media such as mus ...

  48. U.K. Music Biz Demands Copyright Law Overhaul

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Value Recognition Right seeks compensation. Value Recognition Right seeks compensation. News ...

  49. U.K. Music Biz Demands Copyright Law Overhaul

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT U.K. music-industry chiefs gathered today (July 12) to unveil a proposal for a new digital-age copyright framework, which they hope the government will incorporate into a revised intellectual property U.K. music-industry chiefs gathered today (Jul ...

  50. ICMP/CIEM Collaborate On Copyright System

    July 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music publishers body ICMP/CIEM and authors and composers' group GESAC have joined forces to develop a new system to manage music copyrights online. Music publishers body ICMP/CIEM and authors and composers' group GESAC have joined force ...

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