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European Commission paper considers increasing copyright obligations of YouTube et al
#SaveFabric campaign launched to rally support for threatened club
Specifics of Blurred Lines appeal filed with court
Cox Communications begins appeal process in landmark safe harbour case
Black Keys frontman sued over Howlin Wolf documentary
Judge grants Idol owner permission to end contracts with the show's creator
Sadiq Khan seeks Night Czar, as Fabric remains closed
Sleigh Bells sue Demi Lovato over song-theft claims
Former Radio 1 DJ Chris Denning admits further sexual offences against children
Sharon Hodgson MP calls on new Culture Secretary to act on secondary ticketing
This time anti-piracy group BREIN knocks out a file-sharing Facebook group
CMU Beef Of The Week #319: Taylor Swift v Northants Police
As Russian collecting society continues to fight off fraud claims, private copying society seeks to end alliance
Freddie Gibbs charged with sexual assault in Austria
Sia fans launch lawsuit after failing to enjoy live performance
Fabric confirms another weekend closure, Sadiq Khan urges positive outcome for the venue
Kesha says she will no longer include abuse allegations in contractual dispute with Dr Luke
In-flight entertainment firm settles with Universal Music for $20 million
Fabric closed indefinitely, pending new licence review
Reddit hits back at Atlantic's bid to identify Twenty One Pilots leaker's IP address
Victory Records comments on long running dispute with A Day To Remember as the metalcore outfit preps new album
Court approves sale of six Prince properties
Appeals court denies return of Kim Dotcom's assets due to 'fugitive' status
German court says file-transfer firm needs to operate 'takedown and stay down' for safe harbour protection from copyright infringement claims
Judge upholds BMG's $25 million court win against US ISP Cox
Now Ed Sheeran's being sued for ripping off a Marvin Gaye record
Congressman behind US Songwriter Equity Act responds to DoJ's consent decree conclusions
Ozzy Osbourne sued over allegedly unpaid royalties by former collaborator
Dispute between Simon Fuller and 'Idol' owner hots up
Six members of Congress sign letter welcoming Department Of Justice's ruling on consent decrees

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