The former New Order bassist, Peter Hook, started the legal battle back in 2015, the dispute revolved around the business arrangements of the re-formed band. Judge David Cooke rejected claims in the High Court that the former bassist was suing his ex-band mates out of spite; this paved the way for the allegations to proceed…Details
Lawdit Solicitors provide a full range of legal services to the music industry (and the entertainment industry as a whole). We pride ourselves on bringing creative legal solutions to creative people. Unlike most law firms you’ll never receive a surprise bill through the post from us for what you thought was a casual conversation, we keep you updated every step of the way and try to arrange fixed fees where possible.
We can act for you both in drafting / negotiating contracts and in the unfortunate event that any disagreements occur, two of our Solicitors have achieved the title of Solicitor Advocates and have rights of audience in the highest courts of England and Wales.
The following is just a flavour of the types of agreement that you will come across in your career as an artist