The verdict? ‘Blurred Lines’ Jury Orders Pharrell, Robin Thicke to Pay $7.3 Million to Marvin Gaye Family.
Are there ramifications for artists attorneys should know about so they can counsel clients accordingly? The L.A. Times thinks so with four articles on the subject in just five days:
- 'Blurred Lines' ruling stuns the music industry
- Ruling that 'Blurred Lines' copied Marvin Gaye song rocks music world
- 'Blurred Lines' verdict a blow to creative expression
- How the 'Blurred Lines' case could have chilling effect on creativity
For more sound-alikes, check out this excellent L.A. Times article: Beyond 'Blurred Lines': Listen to these other sound-alike songs