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AML 013: Copyright Law for Nigerian & American Artists: Lecrae, Flame et al. v Katy Perry

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Did Katy Perry Infringe on Christian Rapper Lecrae’s Song ‘Joyful Noise’ with ‘Dark Horse’ ? California Fashion & Entertainment Lawyer and Founder of Africa Music Law, Ms. Uduak Oduok, takes on the copyright infringement lawsuit filed by Christian rappers Lecrae, Flame et al. against Katy Perry, Capitol Records, Juicy J and other Doe Defendants. Lecrae alleges that Perry infringed on …

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AML 003: (Legal Analysis) Beyonce, Jay-z v. Solange Criminal Battery & Assault

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Artist to Watch/Features: Samini (Ghana) @samini_dagaati Gamemanmusic (Nigeria) @gamemanmusic Show Notes 1. Introduction 2. Host Introduction – Chibok Girls -Samini -GamemanMusic 3. Industry News – Washingtonian Attempts to Register ‘Nollywood’  as Trademark -Endorsement Deals (Don Jazzy, Banky W, Kcee, Iyanya, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Praiz etc.) -Licensing Deals (Rap Genius) -Tours, Performances& New Albums, Videos (YQ, Jaywon, Eminem, Lady Gaga, Asa …

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AML 002: Brand Consistency for Artists, The Tiwa Savage Case Study

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Show Notes: Host: California based Fashion & Entertainment Lawyer Uduak Oduok SEGMENTS Introduction Host Introduction Industry News Fashion: Kofi Ansah, Nike Oshinowo, Zandile Blay Film: Kunle Afolayan, Amaka Igwe, Kerry Washington. Lupita Nyong’o, Half-of-a Yellow Sun, AMAA Awards, Oscars Approves Nigerian Committee for Screening Nollywood films. Criminal/Civil Lawsuits: Appollo Nida & Phaedra Parks, Pebbles v. Viacom, Lanre Nzeribe v. Monalisa Chinda …

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AML 001: NBA v. Donald Sterling, Does the Punishment Fit the Crime?

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NBA v. Donald Sterling, Does the Punishment Fit the Crime DRUMROLL PLEASE PEOPLE! THE BIG REVEAL IS HERE! It’s here AML People, our new format going forward. 1. The website will in the next few weeks become a membership (free) site. Articles will still be accessible to all. However, make no mistake about it, I am focused on building a …