IP Law Daily, COPYRIGHT NEWS: Sony purloined a Pennsylvania songwriter’s work and released it without her permission in South Africa, a new complaint alleges, (Jan 10, 2022)

By Matthew Hersh, J.D.

The complaint, filed in a Los Angeles federal court, contends that Sony re-recorded the song with a different artist and credited a different writer for it.

Sony Music swiped a song written by a Pennsylvania singer-songwriter and released it overseas without her permission, a new copyright infringement complaint alleges. The comp ...