A two-second sample may set precedent for future copyright cases. Kraftwerk have won a lengthy legal dispute involving unauthorized sampling of their music after a 20-year battle. As Billboard reports, the European Court of Justice yesterday (July 29) ruled in favor of the German electronic music pioneers, whose members Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider-Esleben began…

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