Aretha Franklin's Publishing Company Sued Over Royalties

Aretha Franklin's Publishing Company Sued Over Royalties

DETROIT - (AP) A longtime songwriting partner of Aretha Franklin has sued her publishing company, claiming it did not sign a royalty agreement for a song on her recently released album. The suit filed in U.S. District Court in Detroit by Norman D. West also accuses Springtime Publishing Inc., of copyright infringement. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.