Not all singing from the same hymnsheet: Uproar over the draft EU Copyright Directive

Conversations concerning the final drafting of the EU Copyright Directive (‘the Directive’) has spurred representatives from the creative industries to issue various statements. In their statements these groups urge the European Commission, European Parliament and EU Council to push ‘the Directive’ through. This is amid criticism from some relating to the draft article 13 of…

Kanye West may have 99 problems but a tweet ain’t one: a fan lawsuit over the “never, never, never” tweet ends

Kanye West has become one of the most topical mainstream rappers of the 21st century. He has become known for his strong, brazen and unapologetic social media posts. Nevertheless, this does not seem to deter his fans from buying his music or his merchandise. Consequently, when Kanye’s anticipated album ‘The Life of Pablo’ was due…