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ORRIN G. HATCH MUSIC MODERNIZATION ACT UNANIMOUSLY PASSES UNITED STATES SENATE

ORRIN G. HATCH MUSIC MODERNIZATION ACT UNANIMOUSLY PASSES UNITED STATES SENATE

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

From:  http://www.nashvillesongwriters.com/orrin-g-hatch-music-modernization-act-passes%C2%A0united-states-senate-unanimous-consent MUSIC MODERNIZATION ACT PASSES UNITED STATES SENATE UNANIMOUS CONSENT NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE (September 18, 2018) – The Orrin G. Hatch Music Modernization Act (MMA), legislation designed to improve streaming royalty rates for American songwriters, cleared one of the final hurdles today with adoption by the United States Senate.  It now awaits only a final vote by the U.S. […]

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Career Opportunity – Rights Analyst – Discovery, Inc.

Career Opportunity – Rights Analyst – Discovery, Inc.

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Rights Analyst Position Summary Our Team The Business & Legal Affairs department is responsible for all television business affairs and legal matters related to the acquisition and pre-broadcast review of all content used worldwide by Discovery’s television networks. The department negotiates and drafts acquisition, commission, co-production, and talent agreements; reviews scripts and rough cuts of […]

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Career Opportunity – Royalties Accountant – Discovery, Inc.

Career Opportunity – Royalties Accountant – Discovery, Inc.

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Royalties Accountant Position Summary Our Team The Business & Legal Affairs department is responsible for all television business affairs and legal matters related to the acquisition and pre-broadcast review of all content used worldwide by Discovery’s television networks. The department negotiates and drafts acquisition, commission, co-production, and talent agreements; reviews scripts and rough cuts of […]

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Career Opportunity – Music Publishing Specialist – Discovery, Inc.

Career Opportunity – Music Publishing Specialist – Discovery, Inc.

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Music Publishing Specialist Position Summary Our Team The Business & Legal Affairs department is responsible for all television business affairs and legal matters related to the acquisition and pre-broadcast review of all content used worldwide by Discovery’s television networks. The department negotiates and drafts acquisition, commission, co-production, and talent agreements; reviews scripts and rough cuts […]

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Barbershop Harmony Society Speaks – And Sings – To Copyright Society of the South

Barbershop Harmony Society Speaks – And Sings – To Copyright Society of the South

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

On February 20, 2018, leaders from the Barbershop Harmony Society spoke to the Copyright Society of the South regarding a cappella  music, the barbershop-style art form, and the services and programs the organization provides to its members and to singers throughout the world. The Barbershop Harmony Society (BHS) is an international a cappella music organization headquartered in […]

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New Global Rights Collections:  An Update from Clearbox Rights LLC

New Global Rights Collections: An Update from Clearbox Rights LLC

| February 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

On February 1, 2018, former Copyright Society of the South President and board member John Barker gave an in-depth presentation and update regarding global digital rights collections. Barker is the Founder, President & CEO of ClearBox Rights, LLC, , an independent IP rights managements company, based in Nashville, Tennessee. John also founded ICG (Integrated Copyright […]

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Copyright: 2017 in Review with Stan Soocher

Copyright: 2017 in Review with Stan Soocher

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

On November 30, 2017, Stan Soocher visited the Copyright Society of the South to discuss major developments in the world of copyright in 2017. Stan Soocher is the long-time Editor-in-Chief ofEntertainment Law & Finance and a tenured Associate Professor of Music & Entertainment Industry Studies at the University of Colorado’s Denver Campus, where he has served […]

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Randy Grimmett of Global Music Rights speaks with the Copyright Society of the South

Randy Grimmett of Global Music Rights speaks with the Copyright Society of the South

| November 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

On November 13, 2017, Randy Grimmett, CEO of Global Music Rights spoke with the Copyright Society of the South about the future of the PRO industry. With over two decades of performing rights experience, Randy Grimmett currently serves as CEO of Global Music Rights. Founded in 2013 with long-time industry veteran, Irving Azoff, the company […]

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Dan Ruff and Duncan Hearn from MusicNotes, Inc. visit the Copyright Society of the South to talk about monetizing sheet music

Dan Ruff and Duncan Hearn from MusicNotes, Inc. visit the Copyright Society of the South to talk about monetizing sheet music

| October 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

On October 24, 2017, Dan Ruff and Duncan Hearn of MusicNotes, Inc. stopped by the Copyright Society of the South’s luncheon meeting to discuss how music publishers can benefit from sheet music monetization and licensing. Musicnotes, Inc. is the worldwide leader in digital sheet music with over $60 million in royalties paid and 6 million […]

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The Copyright Society of the South hosts Benji Rogers and Allen Bargfrede of Dot Blockchain Media

The Copyright Society of the South hosts Benji Rogers and Allen Bargfrede of Dot Blockchain Media

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

On September 15, 2017, the Copyright Society of the South hosted Benji Rogers and Allen Bargfrede of dot.blockchain. In the session entitled “How Blockchain Will Change the Music Industry”, two co-founders from Dot Blockchain Media discussed the dotBC project as well as various industry initiatives employing blockchain as a solution for rights management. Allen Bargfrede focuses his […]

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