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Riot Games to Pay $10 Million to Settle Gender-Discrimination Lawsuit

Variety reports: "Riot Games, developer of “League of Legends,” will fork over at least $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf...

NFL Heads to the Supreme Court In TV Rights Case

Hollywood Reporter reports: "A significant antitrust battle could upset how the league sells game telecasts for billions of dollars and usher in an era...

FanFair Alliance Files Complaint Over Viagogo’s $4B StubHub Deal

Billboard reports: "Ticketing campaign group the FanFair Alliance has raised a formal complaint with the U.K.'s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) over Viagogo's proposed...

Streaming’s Data Compliance Headache: “Entertainment Companies Are Going to Be Targets”

Hollywood Reporter reports: "From Disney+ to Harry Potter websites, Hollywood is readying a slew of digital platforms, and California legislation is taking aim at...

European Indie Label Body IMPALA to Challenge Tencent Universal Music Deal

Billboard reports: "European independent labels body IMPALA has said it will formally challenge Tencent's plans to buy up to 20% of Universal Music Group,...

Amnesty International latest to slam surveillance giants Facebook and Google as...

TechCrunch reports: "Human rights charity Amnesty International is the latest to call for reform of surveillance capitalism — blasting the business models of “surveillance...

U.K. Regulator to Examine Hasbro’s $4 Billion Entertainment One Deal

Billboard reports: "Britain’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will examine toy giant Hasbro’s planned $4 billion acquisition of independent studio, record label and Peppa Pig...

Lawmakers call for pause on false micro-targeted political ads

VentureBeat reports: "An international “grand committee” of lawmakers on Thursday called for a pause in online micro-targeted political ads with false or misleading information...

TuneIn Responds To Legal Battle With Sony, WMG

Hypebot reports: "TuneIn is pushing back against claims by Sony and BMG of a clean win last week in a UK court case against...

Apple Commits $2.5 Billion to Battling California’s Housing Crisis

Billboard reports: "Technology giant Apple on Monday unveiled a $2.5 billion commitment "to combat the housing crisis in California." It said its initiative was...