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Court of Appeal Restores Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria’s Right to Protect its Copyright

The question of whether the Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria (MCSN) can administer, protect or sue for the infringement of its intellectual property right without being a collecting society approved by the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) has been resolved by the Court of Appeal in favour of MCSN. The Court of Appeal presided over by …

But We Paid MCSN! COSON Ignores Cries, Files 10Billion Naira Infringement Lawsuit Against Daar Communications, Owners of Ray Power FM, Faaji FM and AIT

COSON files a ten (10) billion Naira copyright infringement lawsuit, just yesterday, against Daar Communications PLC. It appears COSON has up’ed the ante from seeking millions in monetary damages to billions of Naira. I asked last time in a different lawsuit filed by a Plaintiff against Globacom and other defendants what 500billion Naira amounted to …