Blurred Lines around original music: It’s all under copyright

This week a Los Angeles jury ruled that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke were to pay $7.3 to the family of Marvin Gaye for copyright infringement of Gaye’s 1977 hit ‘Got to Give it Up’. Williams and Thicke were found guilty of willfully infringing upon the copyright of Gaye’s song to create their 2013 hit […]