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Cannes Keynote: The Stakes of Composers’ Remuneration


On Saturday, July 10, 2021, SACEM and Your Music, Your Future presented a keynote address at…

Music Creator Organizations Applaud Copyright Office “Best Practices” Recommendations


Groups also Warn “There is a Long Way to Go” Toward Identifying the Proper Recipients of…

US Senators Address Standard Technical Measures to Copyright Office


United States Senators Thom Tillis and Patrick Leahy have this week addressed the US Copyright Office…

CISAC Publishes Annual Report


CISAC, the global network of authors’ societies, released its 2021 Annual Report on June 2nd, calling…

House Judiciary Committee Addresses Spotify’s New Feature


Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the…

ECSA Publishes Educational Report on Buyouts


The European Composer & Songwriter Alliance (ECSA) has published a report describing what buyouts contracts are,…

Society of Composers & Lyricists Announce Scholarship for Emerging Composers


The Society of Composers & Lyricists has joined forces with the Film Scoring Academy of Europe…

MCNA Pens Letter to US Trade Representative on Copyright Exemptions


Music Creators North America, Inc. has submitted a letter to US Trade Representative, Ambassador Katherine Tai,…

SCL and SGA Submit Comments on CASE Act Regulations


On Monday, April 26, 2021, the Society of Composers and Lyricists submitted comments to the US…

Call for Nominations for Board of Directors Election 2021


The 2019-2021 term for the Society of Composers & Lyricists Board of Directors is about to…