Marvin Gaye v. ‘Blurred Lines’ Will Go to Trial

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FAYETTEVILLE, AR - JUNE 06:  Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform during the Walmart 2014 annual shareholdersmeeting on June 6, 2014 at Bud Walton Arena at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Walmart)
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The legal battle between Marvin Gaye’s estate and “Blurred Lines” writers Pharrell and Robin Thicke will continue, reports Spin. Judge John Kronstadt has ruled that there is “a sufficient showing that elements of ‘Blurred Lines’ may be substantially similar to protected, original elements of [Gaye’s] ‘Got to Give It Up.’” A trial date is scheduled for February 10, 2015. [Law & Order gavel sound.]

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Marvin Gaye v. ‘Blurred Lines’ Will Go to Trial