Even more breaking news: Procol Harum appeal allowed

The Court of Appeal for England and Wales has just allowed the appeal of Gary Brooker and Onward Music Ltd against alleged "Whiter Shade of Pale" co-author Matthew Fisher. See previous IPKat post here for details of the first instance decision. More to follow ...


The IPKat's friend and fellow blogger William Patry has summarised the decision very neatly here
See also the coverage on 4rvf and Reuters
Even more breaking news: Procol Harum appeal allowed Even more breaking news:  Procol Harum appeal allowed Reviewed by Jeremy on Friday, April 04, 2008 Rating: 5


  1. Any idea what the pedigree cat comment is about?

  2. A purely "moral" victory for Brooker, perhaps?

  3. Does the opinion explain what the words in the song mean? That's the real issue.


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