COSON Hits First Bank with 700M Naira Lawsuit | COSON

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Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), at the Federal High Court, Lagos filed a seven hundred million naira copyright infringement action against First Bank Plc.   In suit No. FHC/CS/L/530/2014 filed on behalf of COSON by Lagos IP lawyer, Mr. Justin Ige of Creative Legal, Seun Omotoba & Co, COSON is asking for the award of seven hundred million naira in unpaid royalties and damages against First Bank Plc for copyright infringement with respect to the unauthorized use of several musical works and sound recordings communicated to the public, deployed and exploited as marketing, promotional and advertising materials by First Bank Plc and contained in Sights and Sounds of Carnival Calabar. Read more

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