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Feb 06, 2015

U.S. Copyright Office Releases Study on Current Music Marketplace, Advocates Fundamental Changes to Licensing

The U.S. Copyright Office released a report last week detailing its findings on, and recommendations to improve, what it calls “the aging music licensing framework.”  Acknowledging that many in the music industry consider the licensing system to be broken, the “Copyright and the Music Marketplace” report undertook an exhaustive review of the music  licensing process, including a focus on music steaming services.  » Read More