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# royalties - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Producer Quincy Jones wins €8 million in damages from Michael Jackson's estate

A lawyer representing Jackson’s estate said: “This is a grab for money that Mr Jones isn’t entitled to”.

# royalties - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

The man who wrote Windows Solitaire was an intern who never made royalties from it

Despite it being one of the most popular games on Microsoft’s software.

# royalties - Monday 26 January, 2015

Tom Petty is now getting royalties from Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me'

A dispute over similarities between a Petty single and Smith’s Stay With Me was settled out of court.

# royalties - Monday 3 February, 2014

YouTube reveals it paid out over $1 billion to the music industry

The streaming site revealed the figure after being criticised for not paying artists enough for their work.

# royalties - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

4 stupidly simple but successful new inventions

Start-up turns community-generated ideas into clever new products, paying back lifetime royalties to inventors.

# royalties - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Samsung and Google are meeting to discuss Apple

This should be a triple-whammy patents triangle.

# royalties - Thursday 15 March, 2012

EU court says hotels should pay royalties for in-room TVs

Hoteliers in Ireland have called the ruling “outrageous”.