Beastie Boys awarded $700k legal fees in Monster copyright dispute

17-06-2015

Beastie Boys awarded $700k legal fees in Monster copyright dispute

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Former hip hop band Beastie Boys has been awarded almost $700,000 in legal fees in its copyright dispute with drinks company Monster Energy, though the sum is less than the $2.3 million the band had originally requested.


Beastie Boys; Monster Energy; copyright; trademark; false endorsement; music; Ruckus in the Rockies; US District Court

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