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Music Ally Report : Shark Hunters

- Could Grooveshark be the last service to exploit the DMCA? - Digital music business trends of 2011 - New Startups and Apps: Senzari, Picotube - Market profile: Mexico - Comment: Darren Hemmings - Deals and stats
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UMG’s Grooveshark complaint published in full

Universal Music Group's latest legal complaint against streaming music service Grooveshark has been published, including the internal company emails that UMG is using as evidence.
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Grooveshark hits back at new UMG lawsuit

Streaming music service Grooveshark has responded to a lawsuit filed against it last week by Universal Music Group.
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UMG ramps up pressure on Grooveshark with infringement accusations

Universal Music Group has been locking legal horns with streaming service Grooveshark for some time, but on Friday the label group raised the temperature, filing a lawsuit accusing Grooveshark execs of uploading thousands...
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Danish anti-piracy group wants Grooveshark to be blocked

Danish anti-piracy body RettighedsAlliancen is aiming its crosshairs at streaming music service Grooveshark, applying to the local 'Fogedretten' court to force local ISPs to block access to its website.
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Grooveshark gets social but still working on licensing

Grooveshark is the latest music service to get a social makeover, adding features including commenting on playlists, easier sharing and Facebook-style news streams on what friends are doing.
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Grooveshark gets social but still working on licensing

Grooveshark is the latest music service to get a social makeover, adding features including commenting on playlists, easier sharing and Facebook-style news streams on what friends are doing.
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Coldplay’s new album isn’t streaming? It is on Grooveshark…

Coldplay broke the UK record for first-week digital album sales with new album Mylo Xyloto, selling more than 83,000 downloads last week. There’s now a debate to be had around how much the album’s absence from...
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Groovejaar turns Grooveshark into a music downloads service

Did we suggest Bayfiles might be the music industry's next villain of choice? Scrap that. A new service called Groovejaar is more likely to raise the hackles of rightsholders.
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Music publishers slap Grooveshark with a new lawsuit

Streaming music service Grooveshark is already engaged in a legal battle with Universal Music Group, but now it has publishers to content with too. A group of songwriters and music publishers have filed a lawsuit against...
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UMGI appoints new digital exec

Universal Music Group International has announced the appointment of Oliver Barnes as director, digital business, reporting to VP of digital Francis Keeling. Barnes comes from a startup background, including his own U-MYX...
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Music Ally Report : Spare the Rod? Lessons from Copyright Acts around the World

- Spare The Rod? - Music Hunter - Jumping The 'Shark - Country Profile: China - Comment: Rio Caraeff