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SCL Calls for Protections Amidst First Re-Designation Process of Mechanical Licensing Collective and Digital Licensee Coordinator


The Society of Composers & Lyricists join with Songwriters Guild of America and Music Creators North…

The SCL Joins in Comments to US Copyright Office About Fees for Late Royalty Payments


The Society of Composers & Lyricists have joined with the Songwriters Guild of America and Music…

Copyright and Its Implications for Artificial Intelligence


Technologist Albhy Galuten, publisher Abby North, law professor David Nimmer, author Jonathan Taplin, and general counsel…

Music Creators Submit Comments to Library of Congress Concerning Proposed Rule Making for Termination Rights and the Music Modernization Act’s Blanket License


The SCL has joined with Music Creators North America and the Songwriters Guild of America to…

Copyright Royalty Board Orders Disclosure of ‘Supplemental’ Agreements on Phonorecords IV


via Digital Music News CRB Orders Phonorecords IV Settling Parties to File All ‘Supplemental’ Written and…

Music Creators Release Joint Statement Backing Songwriter George Johnson/MCNA Request for Transparency on Streaming Rate Proposal


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: “We are elated that the US Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) has today responded…

Music Creators Demands Phonorecords IV Settlement Transparency


via Digital Music News: In late August, the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) announced a settlement for the…

Blog: Poor Planning by Music Streaming Services Does Not Constitute an Emergency


via Copyright Alliance CEO Keith Kupferschmid Many years ago, I had a former boss who had…

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…

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…