Copyright

US Trade Representative Releases 2022 Report on Notorious Markets for Counterfeiting and Piracy


The Office of the US Trade Representative has released their findings on notorious markets for counterfeiting…

Music Creators Requests Congressional Judiciary Committees Assist In Phonorecords IV Rate Settlement


Music Creators North America, with the Society of Composers & Lyricists and Songwriters Guild of America,…

Music Creators Call On Copyright Royalty Board to ‘Modify or Reject’ Proposed Phonorecords IV Royalty Rates


The SCL joined with the Songwriters Guild of America and Music Creators North America in submitting…

YouTube Lawyers Fail to Shut Down Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Brought By Grammy-Winning Jazz Composer Maria Schneider


via Ashley King of Digital Music News A California judge has denied the YouTube request to…

Independent Music Creators Asks US Copyright Office to Dismiss Request by Digital Music Providers to Delay Royalty Reporting


 Today, we respectfully request that the United States Copyright Office (“USCO”) not lend credence or support…

Petition Launched to Update Copyright Laws – Sign Here


Urge Congress to Update our Copyright Laws to Protect American Creators! The growth of the internet…

Independent Music Creator and Musical Artist Communities Send a Letter to Congress on CRB Settlements


On June 24, a group of independent music creator and musical artist groups, including Copyright Alliance…

SCL-Supported Coalition Reaches Agreement on Increased Mechanical Royalty Rate


Comments filed with the Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) by the Society of Composers & Lyricists in…

Tremendous Victory for Music Creators as US Frozen Mechanical Rates are Rejected


The Society of Composers & Lyricists is delighted and proud to report that the US Copyright…

Copyright Office Issues Final Rule for Initiating Copyright Claims Board Proceedings and Related Procedures


The SCL, SGA, MCNA and the Copyright Alliance have succeeded in convincing the US Copyright Office…