Sony Music wants Bang Energy sanctioned in copyright row

By Jasmin Jackson (June 8, 2022, 5:13 PM EDT) – Sony Music has urged a federal court in Florida to sanction Bang Energy, alleging it deleted hundreds of social media videos at the center of the lawsuit Sony’s copyright over the music he claims was stolen and arguing the drinks maker failed to keep ‘critical evidence’.

Sony Music Entertainment argued in a spoliation penalty motion filed Tuesday that Vital Pharmaceuticals Inc. – commonly known as Bang Energy – caused it to lose “nearly three and a half months” by conferring about 252 allegedly infringing videos that the beverage maker apparently didn’t know. no longer had, at least in part.

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