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Universal Music Central Europe Chief Talks Copyright Directive With European Parliament...

Billboard reports: "Frank Briegmann, president and CEO of Universal Music Central Europe and Deutsche Grammophon, met this week with European Parliament president David Sassoli...

How Would Opening Up Facebook Change the Internet?

The Verge reports: "On October 22nd, some of Silicon Valley’s biggest critics introduced a bill that’s meant to undercut social media monopolies. The Augmenting...

Court Approves Pandora Appeal Of Pre-1972 Recordings Suit Due To Music...

Hypebot reports: "Last week the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals told a lower federal court to reconsider Pandora's bid to negate a class-action lawsuit...

CBS-Viacom Merger Details Revealed, Shares to Trade on Nasdaq

Variety reports: "Negotiations between CBS and Viacom went down to the wire on the day the long-gestating transaction was finally sealed on Aug. 13....

Riot Games Files Trademark Lawsuit Against Esports Organization Riot Squad

gamesindustry.biz reports: "Riot Games has filed a lawsuit against esports organisation Riot Squad for copyright infringement over its name." Read more

Unlike Blizzard, Epic Games Says It Won’t Ban Players For Political...

The Verge reports: "Fortnite developer Epic Games said in a statement that it will not ban players or content creators for political speech. The...

Epic Games Faces Class Action Lawsuit in Canada Over “Fortnite Addiction”

gamesindustry.biz reports: "A Canadian law firm has begun proceedings to open a class action lawsuit against Epic Games. Acting on behalf of the parents...

Facebook to Pay $40M Under Proposed Settlement in Video Metrics Suit

Hollywood Reporter reports: "On Friday, several advertising agencies revealed the details of a proposed settlement with Facebook that would end a class action alleging...

Facebook Can Be Forced To Remove Content Internationally, Top EU Court...

The Verge reports: "On Thursday, the European Union’s top court ruled that lower court judges could order Facebook to remove illegal comments from its...

Netflix Under Investigation in Italy for Alleged Tax Evasion (Report)

Variety reports: "Netflix is under investigation for alleged tax evasion in Italy, according to an Italian news report. Although the U.S. streaming giant does...