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Author: Paul Resnikoff

Date: November 25, 2019

Original Source: Digital Music News

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Spotify Faces $1 Billion Lawsuit Over Intentional Copyright Infringement, Deceptive Trade Practices

Spotify is about to battle another billion-dollar lawsuit alleging mass-copyright infringement and deceptive trade practices.

Back in August, we first reported that Eminem publisher Eight Mile Style was slapping Spotify with an elephantine, multi-billion-dollar infringement lawsuit. That suit, spearheaded by Marvin Gaye Estate litigator Richard Busch, questioned certain provisions of the Music Modernization Act (MMA) that effectively absolve Spotify from previous non-payments and copyright infringements.

Read more: https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2019/11/25/spotify-1-billion-copyright-infringement-lawsuit/