Lawsuit Targeting Google And Apple Could Disappear Pre-1972 Music From The Web

by Greg Sterling
There’s a pending class-action lawsuit that exploits a strange federal copyright loophole to target Google, Apple, Sony and others. As reported late last week by The Hollywood Reporter, at stake in this case is the digital availability of popular music recorded before 1972. That includes all the big-name ’60s bands which are a staple of today’s current rotation.Read the full article