In early June, the United States Department of Justice announced that it would be launching a review of the consent decrees governing the nation’s two largest performing rights...
Apple unveiled new products as usual, and this year it put out the iWatch and a new iPhone. But its partnership with Irish rockers U2 garnered all the headlines and pulled off the...
Conflict over Consent Decrees1
Apple as a Record Label2
Smart Artists, Smart Fans3
Secondary ticketing, a practice many prefer to call ticket scalping, is hardly new. According to Ticketmaster’s co-founder Albert Leffler, ticket resale was already profitable in the Roman Empire and “tickets were regularly resold or bartered for a better view of the emperor”.1 Today, more...Read More
Apple may be tardy diving into the streaming market, but it might not surprise to hear that its latest service attracted 11 million listeners in just five days. It is Apple after all, known for its blockbuster releases. Though yet to be launched outside the United States, the service strongly...Read More