Copyright Infringement? 9ice WARNS Popular Music Site NOTJUSTOK.com to Stop Publishing his Songs Without his Consent

Yesterday, Nigerian artist 9ice took to twitter to warn popular Nigerian music blog Notjustok.com to stop publishing his song without his consent. He also extended the warning to other bloggers. I find the notjustok.com warning rather interesting considering both Notjustok.com and 9ice have had such long relationship and seemingly mutually beneficial, at least in the …

Copyright Infringement? Clarence Peters Accused of Stealing ‘Eminado’ Video Concept he Directed for Tiwa Savage

Someone REALLY wanted me to see this because they sent it to all of my emails. Interesting. I have discussed the issue of theft of video concept idea during the whole Netng.net’s Osagie Alongie write up attacking Davido’s ‘Skelewu’ music video director, Moe Musa. Please revisit my analysis here. Also a follow up to that, …

COSON SUES Calabar Christmas Festival Organizers for 5 Billion Naira Over Copyright Infringement

I am particularly intrigued with this lawsuit because of the twist at the end about the Calabar Festival organizers also infringing on the intellectual property works of American (musicians) and other foreign acts. Interesting, the same Cross River state i.e Calabar Festival organizers bring a lot of foreign acts and pay them astronomical amounts each …

(ANALYSIS) Between Don Jazzy v. Wande Coal, Who is the Rightful Copyright Owner of ‘BabyFace?’

NOTE: Bloggers and news media sites, you may feel free to share this specific article, only, on your platforms, BUT DO NOT change the title of this article and also please use the author information above.Thanks! I addressed, in a prior post, the branding and public relations aspect of this case, specifically focusing on my …

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 …