In a resolution that could have an impact on several pending lawsuits involving royalties for downloads and ringtones, F.B.T. Productions filed a stipulation to dismiss its case against Universal…
As anticipated, consolidation-related layoffs hit Universal Music Group's distribution arm on Friday, with approximately 50 staffers let go.
A consolidated amended complaint in the class action filed over underpaid digital royalties by several heritage acts against Universal Music Group gives the most complete delineation yet of the…
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Historic British record label EMI, which was just about shipwrecked in recent years, may be sailing towards sunnier skies far away from a reckless buyout firm and a bank that repossessed it like a…
The digital music-rights landscape is shifting again, this time through a pact unveiled Tuesday between Universal Music Group and the National Music Publishers' Assn. that calls for songwriters and…
The Senate Judiciary Committee plans to hold a hearing on Universal Music Group's pending acquisition of EMI Music's label holdings.
Former Warner Bros. Records chairman-CEO Tom Whalley is returning to Universal Music Group with Seven Four Ent., a new joint venture with Universal Republic Records.
Continuing its expansion into the high-end apparel business, Universal Music Group's merchandise arm Bravado has pacted with Tommy Hilfiger's Music Entertainment Sports Holdings (MESH) to create new…
In the wake of a September decision mandating higher digital royalties on Eminem's early recordings, a federal class action has been filed by Rick James' estate against Universal Music Group.