Premier League

  1. UMG's Lucian Grainge Joins Call To Tackle Piracy

    June 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group International chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge has joined with four other high-ranking U.K. media chief executives to call on the government to propose tough action on Internet piracy in its forthcoming Digital Britain report. ...

  2. Paperticket Closure Prompts Call For Action On Ticket Fraud

    October 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The U.K.'s Association of Secondary Ticket Agents (ASTA) has applauded the efforts of the Metropolitan Police in shutting down an online ticketing site, Paperticket.co.uk. ASTA says it's now more important than ever for government action ...

  3. BPI Kickz A Goal With Football Funding

    April 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Britain's two favorite pastimes -- football and music -- are coming together on a national initiative. The Brit Trust, the charitable arm of trade body the BPI, is making a "substantial" three-year donation to fund the music element ...

  4. Publisher, Soccer League Sue YouTube, Google

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Football Assn. Premier League and independent music publisher Bourne Co. filed a class action lawsuit for copyright infringement today against YouTube and its parent company, Google. The complaint, filed in federal court in New York, seeks to ...