Protections for rights holders in Europe are once again under threat as European Parliament opened talks Tuesday on planned changes to European Union law on copyright that are designed to limit…
Alliance Entertainment, parent company of the All Music Guide and RedDotNet, nabbed a $25 million investment from the Yucaipa Companies, a venture capital firm topped by supermarket magnate Ron…
A cyber petition begun on political satire "This Hour Has 22 Minutes" has left Canadian Alliance party leader Stockwell Day red-faced on the eve of a federal election. The petition, kicked off Nov…
Music freeloaders beware: As the music industry waits for legal action against Napster to lumber its way through the courts, online music vendor EMusic.com has decided to take matters into its own…
Toronto-based Records on Wheels has settled its C$65 million ($42.1 million) lawsuit against the Canadian division of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment out of court for less than $65,000.
Britain's EMI Group has announced three pacts with Internet music companies to distribute tunes from its labels in a bid to keep pace with rivals' digital delivery efforts.
ReplayTV has created a new L.A.-based Replay Studios division to create concert footage, movie trailers, musicvideos and behind-the-scenes featurettes, which will be an extension of the interactive…
After months of setbacks, including staff restructuring and the resignation of its content chief, HBO's Volume.com bowed Monday.
Sony Communication Network Corp., the Internet service provider subsid of the media conglomerate, intends to issue a tracking stock on the Tokyo Stock Exchange some time next year.
MP3.com may once again be in hot water with at least two of the big five major labels. Warner Music and Sony Music both have fired off letters to the embattled online music company expressing…
Tech PR firm FitzGerald Communications has tapped Christine LaMonte exec VP and general manager of the praisery's new Los Angeles office.