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Picture - Killswitch Engage (L-R), Mike D'Antonio,... Los Angeles California United States, Sunday 26th January 2014

Killswitch Engage (L-R), Mike D'Antonio, Jesse Leach, Justin Foley and Joel Stroetzel - Celebrities attend Warner Music Group Annual Grammy Celebration at Sunset Tower Hotel. - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 26th January 2014

The Beastie Boys Aren't Suing GoldieBlox After All, But Goldieblox Are Still Suing The Beasties

Tags: Beastie Boys - Ad Rock - Mike D - Adam Yauch

GoldieBlox may have shot themselves in the foot if they wanted to appear as the victims in the ongoing saga surrounding their online advertising campaign that features the Beastie Boys song 'Girls.' After claiming that they are being sued by the surviving members of the rap group for copyright infringement, the company counter-sued, saying they had never infringed on any copyright. Now Mike D and Ad-Rock have hit back, saying they never sued anyone, but they're still facing a lawsuit.

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Mike D, MCA and Ad-Rock all agreed that they would never allow their work to be used on advertising

As intially reported by The Hollywood Reporter, the two remaining Beasties have penned an open letter to the company, in which they commend the advert and the company for their creativity, before stating that they agreed years ago to never allow their music to be used for advertising and finally saying that they had only ever enquired how the video was used without their permission, insisting that they had not taken the issue to the courts. Goldieblox on the other hand have taken the band to court, filing a complaint stating they never infringed on any copyright laws.

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Picture - Mike D'Antoni - Lakers casino... Los Angeles California United States, Sunday 10th March 2013

Mike D'Antoni - Lakers casino night fundraiser benefiting the Lakers Youth Foundation at Club Nokia - Arrivals - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 10th March 2013

Picture - Mike D, Jane Pratt New York City, USA, Tuesday 20th April 2010

Mike D and Jane Pratt - Mike D, Jane Pratt at pier sixty at Chelsea Piers New York City, USA - Food Bank for New York City presents the 8th Annual Can-Do Awards Dinner Tuesday 20th April 2010

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