Q: A recording studio is refusing to release my music files to me even though all debts are paid in full. What can I do?

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Ronald J. Eisenberg
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Ronald J. Eisenberg
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  • Intellectual Property Lawyer
  • Chesterfield, MO
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: Hire an attorney and file suit for breach of contract.

Marcos Garciaacosta agrees with this answer

Marcos Garciaacosta
Marcos Garciaacosta
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  • Intellectual Property Lawyer
  • Mesa, AZ

A: Did you have a contract? did you release your rights?

what were the conditions with the studio?

were they charging you to make the recording? and the files are yous?

or some other agreement?

I recommend you make an appointment for a legal consultation to understand your options.

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