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UMG Acquisition of EMI Divides Indie Community

Moreover, UMG may have to pay nearly the entire $1.9 billion purchase price before the deal is even approved […]

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First Amendment Center Surveys Public About Piracy

Most Americans believe the government should prosecute people who pirate music and movies online […]

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Austen Adams Joins Crownover, Blevins

Derek Crownover and Allen Blevins recently welcomed entertainment and intellectual property attorney Austen Adams […]

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McGraw and Curb Records Trial Postponed

A Nashville court has granted a request by Curb Records to postpone the upcoming breach of contract trial between the label and Tim McGraw […]

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Forbes Names Nashville One of Best Places for Business

Nashville ranks No. 10 on Forbes’ list of Best Places for Business and Careers, released this week […]

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UMG, NMPA Deal Covers Videos on YouTube, Vevo

It is the first agreement with a major label to pay songwriters and publishers for music video plays […]

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UMG/EMI Merger Path Lined With Hurdles

Universal Music Group still has a few hurdles to clear before it can purchase EMI’s recorded music division […]

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Industry Pics: AIMP, Lambert, ACM

AIMP Power Lunch • Lambert Celebrates 1 Million Twitter Followers • Claudia Lee Visits ACM […]

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Law Group Celebrates Turning One

Located in the stylish Terrazzo building, the law firm of Keller, Turner, Ruth, Andrews, Ghanem & Heller celebrated its first anniversary in style […]

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BMI, Radio Industry Reach Settlement

Agreement with the RMLC lowers the fees the U.S. commercial radio industry pays to the performing rights organization […]

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Fest Week Photos: Tom-Leis, Walk of Fame, Regions Bank

Regions rides in the parade • Tom-Leis signing • Walk of Fame inductions

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