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m law group advises video platform Kyte in cooperation agreement with Sony Music

13.02.2009

Sony Music Entertainment (SME) and Kyte (www.kyte.com), the universal digital media platform, agreed on a cooperation in which Kyte will provide an online and mobile video platform for SME’s artists and labels in the US and Germany.

Sony Germany will use Kyte’s platform to engage with fans through the creation and distribution of digital content that can be monetized.

The San Francisco- and Switzerland-based Kyte offers a technology, which allows on the go content recording and distribution. Sony artists like Alicia Keys, Franz Ferdinand, John Legend and Raheem DeVaughn are already using the platform. The deal pertains to the United States as well as to Germany.

Counsel to Kyte for Germany:
m law group: Dr. Florian von Baum

Counsel to Sony Music:
Ekkehard Kuhn (in house)

Practice Area: IP-Strategy & Due Diligence
Industry: Information and Communication Technology