1. Legal Matters

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT As CD sales plummet, songwriters are earning more from performance royalties for radio airplay. Read Samantha Chang's column. As CD sales plummet, songwriters are earning more from performance royalties for radio airplay. Read Samantha Chang& ...

  2. Legal Matters

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Prosecutors turn the screws on Michael Jackson, opting to file a conspiracy charge against the singer. Read Samantha Chang's column. Prosecutors turn the screws on Michael Jackson, opting to file a conspiracy charge against the singer. Read S ...

  3. Legal Matters

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Microsoft settles a class action with the state of Minnesota over pricing for its Windows operating system. Read Samantha Chang's column. Microsoft settles a class action with the state of Minnesota over pricing for its Windows operating syst ...

  4. Legal Matters

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A Virginia court strikes a blow to Web porn sanctions by ruling that a state law to protect minors from sexually explicit material is unconstitutional. Read Samantha Chang's column. A Virginia court strikes a blow to Web porn sanctions by rul ...

  5. Indecency Fines Set To Escalate

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT WASHINGTON--Word on the Hill is that indecency fines are set to shoot through the roof soon. With public grousing and election-year politicking guiding Federal Communications Commission thinking, the Immediatek To Buy DiscLive Clear Channel Trial ...

  6. Jackson's Contract Suit Vs. UMG Advances

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST NEW YORK--A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has cleared the way for Michael Jackson to pursue a lawsuit against Universal Music Group for breach of contract. Jackson can now conduct an audit of UMG's BMI Licenses Songs To Digital Jukebox Fir ...

  7. NYC Residents, Club Owners Battle Over Noise

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST LOS ANGELES--A New York City night-life ordinance is unlikely to see the light of day in 2004. But supporters say the law, which seeks to soften club noise for Manhattan residents, will eventually be Licensing Deals Abound In Wireless Market NYC R ...

  8. Kazaa Case Hits New Snag

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST SYDNEY--The Australian record industry's attempts to launch a copyright infringement case against Kazaa is facing another stumbling block. Lawyers for Kazaa's Sydney-based parent Sharman Networks lodg Internet Giants Join Forces Against ...

  9. E.U. Set To Act On New Rules To Halt Piracy

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST The European Union is expected to agree to new rules this week that will clamp down on movie and music pirates following a long legislative battle, according to the E.U. sources last Friday. <br clea Virgin, Fox Studio Drop Lawsuit, Settle Disp ...

  10. Clear Channel Yanks Howard Stern Off Six Channels

    March 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST <ul><li> Victims' Relief Aid Fund Proposed In Wake Of R.I. Nightclub Deaths</li> <li> Calif. Sen. Backs Proposed New Internet Piracy Bill</li> <li> South By Southwest Conference Panels Offer CLE Credi Clear ...

  11. Price-Fixing Settlement Rains CDs On Mass. Libraries

    February 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Price-Fixing Settlement Rains CDs On Mass. Libraries Price-Fixing Settlement Rains CDs On Mass. Libraries Calif. Music/Tech Convocation Set For Feb. 25 EU Set To Confirm New Piracy Rules Clear Channel Commun Names Levin Legal Chief King Purtich Na ...