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Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' worth millions in fees, court told - Radio New Zealand

A song by American rapper Eminem has been played in the High Court in Wellington - in what was possibly one of the few times the expletive beginning with "mother" has been heard there outside of criminal cases. Eminem's music publisher is suing the ...and more »

Court battle between Eminem and National Party begins - New Zealand Herald

It's a highly unusual day in the High Court; Eminem's Lose Yourself plays to a room of unsmiling lawyers and a High Court Justice. While rap isn't usually played in court, this song is the centre of a legal battle between the National Party, and those ...and more »

Man behind Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' guitar riff gives evidence - New Zealand Herald

A music expert testified on the second day of a copyright battle in Wellington High Court. The National Party is accused of using an unlicensed version of an Eminem song. Photo/File. NZ Herald. Share via email Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Show ...and more »

Video: Lawyers, judge listen to Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' in National Party copyright case - Newshub

The National Party breached copyright by using a piece of production music in a 2014 election advertisement that resembled Eminem's 'Lose Yourself', a court has been told. The hearing between Eight Mile Style and the National Party began in the ...and more »

National Party's ad 'bland' and using Eminem song would never be allowed - Stuff.co.nz

Musician Eminem at a New York premiere. His Oscar-winning song Lose Yourself is at the heart of a High Court case in Wellington. (File photo). The National Party could have been asked to pay US$1 million to use the Eminem song Lose Yourself, even if ...and more »

Lose Yourself composer plays guitar riff in court for Eminem song copyright case - Stuff.co.nz

One of the creators of the hit Eminem song Lose Yourself has given a live performance during a Wellington court case over copyright infringement. Jeff Bass – with his trademark diamond ear studs – played the opening guitar riff he composed for the song ...and more »

Video of very serious lawyers listening to Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' is hilariously awkward - Mashable

These very, very serious lawyers are definitely not losing themselves in this music or moment. Video Unavailable. This video may no longer exist, or you don't have permission to view it. Learn More. Eminem's "Lose Yourself" was played for this ...and more »

Eminem is suing a New Zealand political party and the court footage is amazing - The Independent

New Zealand's governing National Party has been taken to court by Eminem who is claiming copyright infringement over a campaign ad. The ad in question is set to a guitar riff reminiscent of the opening of Eminem's arguably biggest hit 'Lose Yourself ...and more »

Eminem v National Party: copyright case over song 'Lose Yourself' - Lexology

The trial has begun for the long-running battle between the owners of the copyright in the Eminem song 'Lose Yourself', and various parties (including the National Party) who are alleged to have infringed that copyright. In 2014 the National Party ran ...and more »

Eminem in court battle against New Zealand political party over Lose Yourself copyright - ABC Online

Rapper Eminem's song Lose Yourself has been played to a judge and nine lawyers in a New Zealand courtroom, where his music publishers are suing the country's ruling political party for allegedly copying it in a television advertisement. The track, used ...and more »