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Spotify's 'Hateful Conduct' Policy Drags The Music Industry Into The #MeToo Moment

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Spotify Founder and Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek speaks onstage during Spotify Investor Day on March 15, 2018 in New York City. Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Spotify hide caption

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Spotify Goes Public Valued At Nearly $30 Billion – But Its Future Isn't Guaranteed

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Daniel Ek, CEO of Swedish music streaming service Spotify, in Tokyo in 2016. The company is expected to go public late next month or early April. Toru Yamanaka/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Spotify officials plan to make the company's IPO available only to institutional investors. iStockphoto hide caption

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Spotify's Unusual IPO Model Will Test The Company's Strength

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Musician David Lowery of Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker says Spotify streamed his songs without his permission. Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images hide caption

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Spotify Faces Class Action For Copyright Infringement

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