Sony Accused of Faking Evidence in Shakira 'Loca' Row

Law360, New York (November 5, 2015, 3:22 PM EST) -- After a recent loss in its copyright battle with Sony over rights to one of Shakira's hit songs, a small record label hit back, arguing the ruling against it was based on fabricated evidence.

Mayimba Music Inc. argued Tuesday that previously unheard testimony, along with metadata in a Sony-produced song, would prove Mayimba does have rights to the song, according to a motion to vacate the judgment filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. The company said Sony falsified evidence in order to discredit Mayimba.

"Mayimba has obtained definitive proof that Sony's motion to vacate...

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