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Ultra Records Responds to Michelle Phan & Kaskade Copyright Controversy

“When a music artist or songwriter signs to Ultra, it is our responsibility to protect what they have created.”

07/29/2014

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Insane Clown Posse Files Lawsuit Against the F.B.I.

“We’re not a gang, we’re a family,” says ICP member Shaggy 2 Dope.

01/09/2014

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GoldieBlox Pulls Beastie Boys’ ‘Girls’ Commercial, Offers Peace in Open Letter

“Although we believe our parody video falls under fair use, we would like to respect his wishes and yours.”

11/27/2013

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Watch M.I.A. Fire Back At NFL For Super Bowl Middle-Finger Lawsuit

“The NFL thing is completely ridiculous. It’s been making me laugh for a while, but now it’s so boring I don’t even laugh anymore.”

09/24/2013

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The Black Keys Sue Casino Over “Howlin’ For You” Rip-Off Commercials

With bands continually looking for ways to augment income in face of decreasing across-the-board record sales, brazen advertisers have allowed the Black Keys to turn commercial lawsuits into a lucrative revenue stream. After already successfully […]

01/23/2013

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Beastie Boys Fight For Their Right To Sample

The Beastie Boys are fighting back against a lawsuit that claims the band illegally sampled music on two of their albums

11/29/2012

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Black Keys Sue Pizza Hut And Home Depot Over Song Use

The duo known the rock world over as The Black Keys have thrown down the gauntlet over alleged unauthorized use of their music. According to Bloomberg, the band dropped legal docs on Pizza Hut parent […]

06/25/2012

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