True gold: damages for infringement of copyright in music

By Walker A.

Abstract

Reformation Publishing Company v Cruiseco Limited (and Another)—[2018] EWHC 2761 (Ch)The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court has confirmed the amount payable for a notional licence fee in respect of two of Spandau Ballet’s iconic songs—ie ‘True’ and ‘Gold’. The judgment will have implications for the calculation of ordinary and additional damages …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice