To Err Is Human, To Arr Is Pirate – Court Forces Major Labels To Pay $45M In Copyright Violation Claims – hypebot

The big four major labels – EMI, Sony, Universal, and Warner – are being required to pay upwards of $45 million to a group of artists and composers to close a class action lawsuit filed against them in Canada. This agreement will resolve the copyright infringement claims that were brought against them for selling CDs containing songs that the record labels had not secured the rights for.

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