Music Creator Groups Issue Statement to Copyright Royalty Board to Halt Settlement Decision


 Today, we respectfully ask the CRB to modify or decline to approve in its present form –as a necessity for providing economic and legal justice for music creators– the proposed settlement concerning subpart B mechanical royalties submitted by the vertically integrated multinational recording and publishing companies individually known throughout the music industry as Universal, Warner and Sony music companies (the “Majors”), and by their related trade association National Music Publishers Association (NMPA) and its allied organization, the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI).

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