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SCL & SGA Response to US Copyright Office Notice of Proposed Rulemaking


The Society of Composers and Lyricists joins with the Songwriters Guild of America with support from…

The SCL Announces Mentees for the 2020-2021 LA Mentor Program


The SCL LA Mentor Committee has made its final selections from a large number of applicants, and welcomes the following Associate Members into the LA Mentor Program for 2020-2021.

The SCL Global SongDemic: An Adventure in Songwriting


By Adryan Russ, SongArts Chair The onslaught of COVID-19 has created many challenges in our lives…

New Buyout Clauses Raise Concerns for Music Creators


Dear SCL member, Through our organization’s membership in the Music Creators North America (MCNA) alliance and…

Letter To CA Governor Gavin Newsom Regarding AB 2257


The Society of Composers and Lyricists has joined with other advocates for musician’s rights in California…

SCL & SGA Response to US Copyright Office


The Society of Composers & Lyricists has joined with the Songwriters Guild of America to submit…

SCL Joint Comments with SGA to US Copyright Office


The Society of Composers & Lyricists has joined with the Songwriters Guild of America to submit…

Digital Creators Coalition Letter to US Trade Representative


On August 6, 2020, a letter was sent by the Digital Creators Coalition (DCC), of which…

SCL Remarks at House Judiciary Committee Section 512 Listening Session


The Society of Composers & Lyricists was invited to participate in the US House Judiciary Committee…

72nd Primetime Emmy® SCL Member Nominees


Announced July 28, 2020, below is the list of SCL Members nominated by the Academy of…