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Judge Explains Why Pandora Must Pay 2.5 Percent of Revenue to BMI
Judge Explains Why Pandora Must Pay 2.5 Percent of Revenue to BMI
An unsealed opinion goes into detail about how songwriter royalties are calculated.
Apple Loses Appeal Over Court-Appointed Antitrust Monitor
Apple Loses Appeal Over Court-Appointed Antitrust Monitor
Michael Bromwich raised hackles at Apple after being tasked to watch for antitrust abuse.
Hollywood Hologram Wars: Vicious Legal Feud Behind Virtual Mariah, Marilyn and Mick
Hollywood Hologram Wars: Vicious Legal Feud Behind Virtual Mariah, Marilyn and Mick
From Homer Simpson to Jimmy Kimmel to Disney's upcoming 'Star Wars' movie, Hollywood’s new technology already is transmitting stars to multiple spots and reviving ones long gone. But now, a legal war between two entrepreneurs is holding back a potentially massive business as they squabble on social media ("Come at me, bro," says one).
See Holograms of Mariah Carey, Mick Jagger, Jimmy Kimmel, Frank Sinatra Together (Photo)
See Holograms of Mariah Carey, Mick Jagger, Jimmy Kimmel, Frank Sinatra Together (Photo)
The image, which also includes a hologram of Janet Jackson, was taken for THR at Hologram USA's showroom in Beverly Hills.
Hollywood Bracing for ACLU Gender Probe, Possible Subpoenas
Hollywood Bracing for ACLU Gender Probe, Possible Subpoenas
Will you be subpoenaed? Several options are on the table as Hollywood's hiring practices go under the microscope.
Judge Certifies Class Action Against SiriusXM Over Pre-1972 Music
Judge Certifies Class Action Against SiriusXM Over Pre-1972 Music
The satellite radio giant is facing a nightmare lawsuit over its performance of older songs.
Hollywood Studios Sued for Recycling Film Soundtracks Too Much
Hollywood Studios Sued for Recycling Film Soundtracks Too Much
A new lawsuit from the American Federation of Musicians counts dozens of examples, from 'Bridesmaids' to 'Argo,' where music wasn't totally original.
John Malkovich Wants '60 Minutes' Docs to Bolster Defamation Case Against French Paper
John Malkovich Wants '60 Minutes' Docs to Bolster Defamation Case Against French Paper
The actor says Le Monde has defamed him by connecting him to a tax-evasion scheme.
Hollywood Gender Imbalance, Even if Suspect, May Be Difficult to Challenge (Analysis)
Hollywood Gender Imbalance, Even if Suspect, May Be Difficult to Challenge (Analysis)
Legal experts point to a host of barriers to change.
Hollywood Docket: 'The Osbournes' Reboot Battle; Gawker Sues FBI Over Sex Tape
Hollywood Docket: 'The Osbournes' Reboot Battle; Gawker Sues FBI Over Sex Tape
A roundup of the week's entertainment law news, including Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" plagiarism dispute.
Former 'X Factor' Contestant Sues Claiming Audition Was "Altered"
Former 'X Factor' Contestant Sues Claiming Audition Was "Altered"
Sally Hessnice says the producers of the Simon Cowell singing competition distorted her voice and manipulated footage of her audience.
Conan Doyle Estate Sues Miramax Over 'Mr. Holmes'
Conan Doyle Estate Sues Miramax Over 'Mr. Holmes'
A film about Sherlock Holmes' later life allegedly infringes works about the detective still in copyright.