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The Fairness Hearing has been rescheduled for January 8, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014



If You Receive Royalties from Warner Music Group for Digital Downloads and Mastertones,

You Could Benefit from a Class Action Settlement

A Settlement of at least $11.5 million has been reached in a class action lawsuit over how Warner Music Group Corp. ("WMG") calculated royalties for digital downloads and mastertones of recordings.

You are included in this Settlement if you have the right to receive royalties from a contract dated before January 1, 2002 with a WMG U.S. Label that pays on a Royalty Rate Basis or a Penny Rate Basis. (see Commonly Asked Questions 5, 7 and 8 for a list of included labels and contracts).

This Settlement provides 1) cash payments based on past royalties paid and 2) an increase in digital download and ringtone royalties for artists going forward (see Commonly Asked Question "What does this Settlement provide?").

Please review this Website carefully. Your legal rights may be affected, whether you act or don’t act.


Please do not contact the Court or the Defendants about the settlement. Any and all callers will be directed to this website. If you have questions, please refer to the Commonly Asked Questions and the other information posted here.

This settlement is supervised by the Court and is administered by a claims administration firm that handles all aspects of claims processing. Defendants are not authorized to respond to questions from the Class regarding this settlement.

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