Professor sued for defamation because of blog post accusing Promusicae of antitrust violations

Mar 27, 2012

A professor at the IE Business School and a blogger has been sued for calling a Spanish copyright lobby a monopoly that violates antitrust laws. Promusicae has brought a defamation lawsuit against Enrique Dans for his blog post of last summer. Dans had argued that Promusicae was restraining competition by excluding non-member companies and independent artists from its digital system for sending music to radio stations. By way of damages, Promusicae seeks a public apology and 20,000 euros.

Full content: TorrentFreak


Related content: The Court of Justice sets aside the Judgment of the Court of First Instance relating to the Sony BMG Joint Venture

Links to Full Content


Post your comment

You can't post comments until you have logged in. Please login here or register.


No one has commented on this page yet.

RSS feed for comments on this page | RSS feed for all comments