AML 167: Charmza v. Master KG, Yeezy v. Walmart Inc., Quentin v. Tarantino & More

On the 167th episode of The Africa Music Law, Ms. Uduak (host, producer and a fashion and entertainment lawyer), takes on latest and highly talked about courtroom battles in the entertainment industry: Kanye West’s Yeezy v. Walmart Inc. and Miramax v. Tarantino NFT lawsuits. Other topics covered include South African musician Charmza The DJ’s threat …

AML 166: Astroworld Tragedy Lawsuit Analysis – $2 Billion Filed Against Apple, Travis Scott, Drake, Live Nation, et al.

On the 166th episode of The Africa Music Law, Ms. Uduak (host, producer and a fashion and entertainment lawyer), takes on the Astroworld festival tragedy and the lawsuits filed against defendants Apple, Travis Scott, Drake Live Nation, among others. The tragedy involved the death of at least nine attendees, over 300 persons injured, and at …

African and global superstars celebrate Africa Day Concert 2021

The Africa Day Concert 2021 brought to you by MTV Base, YouTube and Idris Elba have announced a star-studded line-up of guest appearances from some of the most well-known faces on the continent and around the world. The highly anticipated global event is set to put Africa’s next global wave of talent centre stage at …

Tobore Ovuorie v. Ebonylife TV: Why Mo Abudu is Most Likely Liable for Copyright Infringement

I’ve been asked by many of you to comment on the Tobore Ovuorie v. Ebonylife Media(EbonyLife)claim of copyright infringement. I have watched the interview Tobore granted to Pulse TV, and the pre-recorded statement Mo’Abudu (Mo) published denying any wrongdoing and that she infringed on Tobore’s copyright right in releasing EbonyLife’s new movie “Oloture.” Finally, I …

Why Davido’s Termination of Lil’ Frosh’s Contract for Domestic Violence is a Powerful and Positive Change for Nigerian Society

On October 5, 2020, news story broke that Sanni Goriola Wasiu aka Lil’ Frosh, an artist signed with Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) record label, had allegedly assaulted and battered his girlfriend, Gift Camille, to the point where she had to be hospitalized. On October 6, 2020, the very next day after the media broke the …