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Universal Music Group Gives U.S. Spending to GroupM's MediaCom

Universal Music Group Gives U.S. Spending to GroupM's MediaCom

Universal Music Group has consolidated its U.S. media business, across labels, at GroupM’s MediaCom, which already works for the music company in Europe, Canada, and Australia. The music giant had previously used smaller, undisclosed incumbent agencies to handle its separate units.
Black Keys Withold New 'El Camino' LP From Spotify, Other Streaming Services

The Black Keys Sue Della Femina Ad Agency Over Song Usage

The popular blues-rock duo The Black Keys hammered New York agency Della Femina Rothschild Jeary & Partners with two separate federal lawsuits last week for using their hit song “Tighten Up” to promote New Jersey's Valley National Bank during the Grammy Awards without permission.
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Eminem's Publisher Sues Audi for 'Lose Yourself' Ad Use

Eminem's publisher is seeking a cease-and-desist order against Audi AG, alleging that a new European commercial makes unauthorized use of the rapper's song "Lose Yourself" in a spot for the 2012 Audi A6 Avant.
Audi Settles Copyright Lawsuit With Eminem Over 'Lose Yourself' Ad

Eminem's Publisher Files Lawsuit Against Audi's Chrysler-Like Ad (Watch)

Eight Mile Style LLC, the Detroit-based publisher of Eminem’s copyrights, is seeking a cease-and-desist order against Audi AG, alleging that a new European commercial makes unauthorized use of the rapper’s song “Lose Yourself” in a new spot for the Audi A6 Avant. “Lose Yourself” is the same music used in Chrysler’s “Imported from Detroit’ campaign for the new Chrysler 200 model, which debuted during the Super Bowl (watch both ads).
Internet Ad Revenue Hits New High

Internet Ad Revenue Hits New High

Revenue from online advertising spiked to a new $7.3 billion high in the first quarter of 2011, according to data released today by the Interactive Advertising Bureau and Pricewaterhouse Coopers -- a 23% increase over the first quarter last year. 

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