Disney has hired Spotify’s Horacio Gutierrez as it’s new general counsel, the latest C-suite executive to be installed by CEO Bob Chapek. Gutierrez, a longtime Spotify executive, was key to helping the music streaming company negotiate its deals with the music labels over what cut of revenue they would get. He was also a vocal critic of Apple, alleging the company engaged in anticompetitive...
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