Usher, HBO, Labels Settle 'Different Strokes' IP Claims

By Daniel Siegal (December 23, 2014, 6:26 PM EST) -- Usher, HBO Films Inc. and a host of record labels including Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment have settled a Illinois federal copyright infringement suit brought by the singer of the hit "Different Strokes" alleging they sampled the song without approval....

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