Margriet Koedooder (NL)
Representing some of the biggest names in the music industry for over 30 years, Margriet Koedooder works as a lawyer and litigator for the music business, including corporations, artists and authors. As such, she has handled several plagiarism cases for clients both in and outside the Netherlands. She handled and won the Tiësto-case, represented Sony and Akon in a plagiarism lawsuit and she has participated in several Buma/Stemra plagiarism cases. She is at the forefront of the latest developments in the music industry, including synch, contracts and all aspects of the digital market. She is also an author of articles and books on music law, such as the Praktijkgids Artiest en Recht, the only book of its kind in the Netherlands explaining all legal aspects of the music industry.