UMG Swings for the Copyright Fences … And Misses Everything

Ninth Circuit: It’s OK to Let the Public Access User-Uploaded Content I think by now you’ve read a few headlines about Ninth Circuit’s decision in UMG Recordings v. Shelter Capital, which is better known as the “Veoh case,” just before Christmas. Mostly, the...

Spotify: A New Hope (Part 13 of our Online Music Services Series)

Or, the Attractions (and Distractions) of Licensing Spotify has been available in the United States for a few months now. Until the recent kerfuffle involving its Facebook integration, the reviews have been positive. If you review the features list with which we...