Spotify’s acquisition of audio detection start-up Sonalytic

Olswang has advised global music streaming giant Spotify on its acquisition of Sonalytic, the UK-based makers of audio detection technology that identifies songs, mixed content and audio clips.

Sonalytic’s technology will help improve Spotify’s personalised playlists, match songs with compositions and improve Spotify’s publishing data system.

Olswang advised Spotify on all areas of the transaction, deploying specialist technology experts from a range of practice areas led by Corporate Partner Louis Glass (Picture).

Involved fees earner: Louis Glass – Olswang LLP;

Law Firms: Olswang LLP;

Clients: Spotify;