Wednesday, November 22, 2017
News

Sun TV restrained from using Sony Music recordings

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

New Delhi | Friday, 2017 4:15:05 PM IST
 
Sun TV, which was found using a number of Sony Music Entertainment songs without prior approval, has been barred from using Sony Music copyrighted work with immediate effect.

The Madras High Court on Friday passed the ban order and the judgement was passed by Justice K Kalyanasundaram, read a statement from the global music house.

The order makes getting approval from music rights owners mandatory before using (synchronisation) songs with new visuals.

Shridhar Subramaniam, President Sony Music Entertainment- India and Middle East, said: "Approvals from music rights owners are mandatory before using (synchronisation) songs with new visuals. The music could be existing songs, versions or underlying works.

"TV broadcasters, advertisers, film producers and internet companies who use existing music will now need to seek prior permission from copyright owners before communicating to the public including broadcasters."

--IANS sug/nv/bg

( 150 Words)

2017-04-21-15:44:14 (IANS)

Watch News Videos

 
  LATEST COMMENTS (0)
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
MORE ENTERTAINMENT NEWS
Disney Animation, Pixar chief on leave a...
Lucky to have Manganiello as husband: Ve...
Use apricot oil on nails, exfoliate hand...
Singer Khalid groped by fan in public...
36 female SNLers backing Al Franken face...
J Law felt 'gang-banged' by nude photo h...
More...
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Kohima Press Club condemns killing of Tr...
Two Art of Living members held in Meghal...
Women are superior than men: SRK...
Bengaluru-Mysuru double rail line opened...
Madhya Pradesh CM orders action against ...
Autistics can actually play their way to...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Tyrese Gibson proud to win custody ... 
Self respect, dignity more importan... 
Farhan wants his concert 'Lalkaar' ... 
Govinda wraps up first schedule of ... 
Shatrughan Sinha questions Modi, Bi... 
OnePlus 5T: Stellar flagship killer... 
Foreigners in ISL can learn from In... 
Suspects detained in German Christm...