Performance Royalties In New Media

Q: How do artists collect royalties when their sound recordings are performed on digital cable, satellite television, Internet and satellite radio? A: Artists collect their…

Taking on the RIAA

In the wake of an industry turned upside down, everyone is twiddling his or her thumbs, impatiently awaiting music’s next featured product. As Steve Job’s…

Time for a DMCA Fix?

Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) of 1998 introduced new limitations on liability for copyright infringement by online service providers (OSPs). These…

Harvard Law R.A.P. with Berklee

The Harvard Law R.A.P. may conjure images of iced-out beat-boxers briefing cases in a dusty old library. However, this clinical program offered by one of…

Digital Freedom Campaign

“The business model is crumbling” From the piano roll to the VHS, from the DVD to the iPod®, the entertainment industry is a constantly changing…