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'Blurred Lines' ruling stuns the music industry

'Blurred Lines' ruling stuns the music industry

So what effect will the "Blurred Lines" verdict have on the music industry? That's the question being asked after a federal jury in Los Angeles found Tuesday that the 2013 hit song "Blurred Lines" infringed on the Marvin Gaye chart-topper "Got to Give It Up," awarding nearly $7.4 million to Gaye's children. The case focused on the similarities between the song and the legendary soul singer's 1977 hit. Jurors found against singer-songwriters Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke, but held harmless the record company and rapper T.I. So what is the reaction in the music industry?  Los Angeles composer and producer...