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Apple Music’s Debut

Apple Music’s Debut

Apple revolutionized the music industry with the launch of the iPod and iTunes...

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Spotify’s Clout

Spotify’s Clout

In the last four months three new streaming platforms were launched: Apple...

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The Performance Right Juncture: Sound Recordings

The Performance Right Juncture: Sound Recordings

Prior to 1972, no federal copyright protection existed for sound recordings....

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The Performance Right Juncture: Compositions

The Performance Right Juncture: Compositions

Two exclusive rights of copyright are at the heart of the worldwide business...

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Artist Progress, Pre-1972

Artist Progress, Pre-1972

U.S. copyright law currently has an odd loophole that limits federal...

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Amazon’s Hook

Amazon’s Hook

Earlier in June, Amazon officially launched “Prime Music”. This is a...

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Apple, Google, and the Streaming Stakes

Apple, Google, and the Streaming Stakes

Apple and Google, the two companies that have most changed the fortunes of the...

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Collecting From Pandora: A Brief

Collecting From Pandora: A Brief

Pandora has been in and out of the courtroom since it went public in 2011. It...

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Streaming’s Global Momentum

Streaming’s Global Momentum

In January, various speakers at the MIDEM Show in Cannes suggested that music...

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Artists and Publishers in a Bind

Artists and Publishers in a Bind

In a recent court case between ASCAP, the oldest PRO in the United States, and...

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