Universal's Doug Morris Gets Early Contract Release; Move to Sony is Imminent
10:32 AM PST 3/2/2011 by Ed Christman, Billboard.biz, Shirley Halperin
The UMG chairman will be released from his contract on June 30, six months ahead of its original end date, says a source. An announcement from Sony Music is expected today.
Vivendi has signed off on a deal that lets Universal Music Group chairman Doug Morris out of his contract on June 30, six months ahead of its original expiration date at the end of this year, a source close to the situation tells Billboard.biz.
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