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Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

Sony/ATV launches joint venture with Chavez

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Sep 2nd 2015 at 7:20AM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

Sony/ATV declares sampling amnesty

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Sep 1st 2015 at 7:16AM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

Welcome to the Music Week Morning Briefing, a nice and succinct 8am email delivering you the most important music industry ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 10th 2015 at 7:15AM
Spain winning fight against piracy, claims government

Spain winning fight against piracy, claims government

The Spanish government claims that illegal downloads in the country are down in the wake of new legislation aimed at ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jul 29th 2015 at 10:29AM

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France's three strike piracy system hits 5 million warnings

France's three strike piracy system hits 5 million warnings

France's online piracy programme has passed the 5 million milestone in warnings sent to alleged infringers.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 21st 2015 at 11:17AM
Creative Content UK appoints agencies to support major education programme

Creative Content UK appoints agencies to support major education programme

Creative Content UK has appointed agencies to help its education campaign, aimed at encouraging consumers to access content from legal ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 15th 2015 at 10:11AM
Emika and Anna Wall join Audiolock as ambassadors

Emika and Anna Wall join Audiolock as ambassadors

Artist and label boss Emika with record plugger and DJ Anna Wall have signed up to become anti-piracy ambassadors with ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 2nd 2015 at 2:17PM
BPI

BPI launches online copyright protection portal

BPI launched its new Copyright Protection Portal at a Midem press conference in Cannes on Saturday, June 6.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jun 6th 2015 at 12:59PM

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TPB

Dutch Attorney General refers Pirate Bay case to European Court Of Justice

The Netherlands’ attorney general Robert van Peursem has said that he wants the European Court Of Justice to evaluate whether ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jun 3rd 2015 at 10:38AM
Swedish court orders seizing of two domains owned by The Pirate Bay

Swedish court orders seizing of two domains owned by The Pirate Bay

Swedish authorities have ordered two domains operated by The Pirate Bay to be seized, reports TorrentFreak.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 20th 2015 at 1:52PM
Anti-Piracy

Closure of pirate sites not effective - report

The Shutting down of pirate sites is counterproductive, according to recent research carried out by the European Commission’s Joint Research ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 18th 2015 at 11:18AM
Grooveshark 'clone' appears online

Grooveshark 'clone' appears online

An alleged clone of notorious copyright-infringing digital music service Grooveshark has surfaced online.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 6th 2015 at 4:50PM

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Russia's legislative changes could unlock significant added revenues

Russia's legislative changes could unlock significant added revenues Gated Content

Barely a week goes by without a headline applauding the closure of another handful of piracy sites, or a couple ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 1st 2015 at 3:12PM
Major labels unite to sue MP3 download site over piracy claim

Major labels unite to sue MP3 download site over piracy claim

A coalition of record labels is suing the operators of MP3 download site MP3Skull for copyright infringement,

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Apr 21st 2015 at 10:28AM
TPB

The Pirate Bay re-opens user registrations following raid

Notorious torrent site, The Pirate Bay (TPB) is allowing users to set up accounts once again, nearly three months after ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Apr 20th 2015 at 10:51AM
Vic Bain

BASCA voices support for report recommending ISPs step up in fight against piracy

The British Academy of Songwriters and Composers (BASCA) has voiced support for a report recommending a number of changes to ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Mar 30th 2015 at 10:13AM

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Muso: 'Anti-piracy outfits and industry bodies have missed the point for the past decade'

People who visit P2P, torrent or a cyberlocker sites to download music “are not really the enemy,” says Andy Chatterley ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Mar 27th 2015 at 12:23PM
TPB

UK ISPs fail to block The Pirate Bay

The Pirate Bay is still accessible for some UK users, in spite of web-block injunctions available under UK law, which ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Mar 17th 2015 at 2:11PM
Simon

Police shut down illegal UK karaoke website

Detectives have shut down an illegal UK karaoke website following a referral from royalty collection body PRS for Music.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Mar 17th 2015 at 11:29AM
RIAA calls for tougher anti-piracy measures

RIAA calls for tougher anti-piracy measures

Record industry organisation the RIAA has sent a letter to domain name oversight body ICANN calling for tougher measures against ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Mar 12th 2015 at 10:26AM
Pirates

Numbers of users torrenting unaffected by Pirate Bay raid - report

The numbers of users torrenting files has barely changed, despite one of the biggest file-sharing sites, The Pirate Bay, being ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Dec 17th 2014 at 10:31AM
Former pirate site to be taken off UK blocklist after turning over new leaf

Former pirate site to be taken off UK blocklist after turning over new leaf

Former pirate site FilesTube is to be taken off the UK’s blocklist of piracy sites, following a change in its ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 15th 2014 at 11:15AM
The Pirate Bay taken down in Swedish police raid

The Pirate Bay taken down in Swedish police raid

Leading torrent site The Pirate Bay has been down since yesterday morning (Tuesday, December 9), with no signs of reappearing ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 10th 2014 at 9:55AM
Piracy

BMG and Round Hill Music sue US ISP over piracy

BMG Rights Management and Round Hill Music have filed a lawsuit against US ISP Cox Communications, claiming that the firm ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Dec 1st 2014 at 3:31PM