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David Ross “The Digital Solution”

David Ross “The Digital Solution”

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Dave Ross discussed his new book called “The Digital Solution: A Plan for Collecting and Distributing Streaming Music Royalties”, with the Copyright Society of the South. As we all know, The Music industry has lost a decent amount of revenue since the 1990’s. Industry revenue is down by 50%. As […]

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2014, Year In Review with Stan Soocher, J.D.

2014, Year In Review with Stan Soocher, J.D.

| December 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Copyright Society of the South ended the year with Stan Soochers  annual Copyright Law: 2014 In Review. Some of the cases reviewed included a song infringement case with Lady Gaga and another with Usher. “Stan Soocher is the long-time editor-in Chief of Entertainment Law & Finance.He is also a tenured Associate Professor of Music & […]

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November 19th Recap – Jim Peterik (Ides of March/Survivor)

November 19th Recap – Jim Peterik (Ides of March/Survivor)

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Copyright Society of The South  joined Leadership Music Nashville November 19th at the First Amendment Center for a night of networking and Celebration. Special guest Jim Peterik (Ides of March/Survivor) recently released his new book “Through The Eye of The Tiger”. To commemorate such an achievement, Jim shared his stories and performed some of his big hits such as […]

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LOEB & LOEB ELECTS TWO NASHVILLE MUSIC ATTORNEYS TO PARTNERSHIP

LOEB & LOEB ELECTS TWO NASHVILLE MUSIC ATTORNEYS TO PARTNERSHIP

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

November 12, 2014 – Loeb & Loeb LLP announced today that the firm has elected Nashville-based music attorneys Tiffany A. Dunn and Denise M. Stevens into its partnership.   “Tiffany and Denise are two of the most talented and well connected music attorneys in Nashville and have been an integral part of the growth of […]

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October Meeting Review:Updates on the latest developments on copyright law review with Jacqueline Charlesworth  from the Judiciary and Copyright Office

October Meeting Review:Updates on the latest developments on copyright law review with Jacqueline Charlesworth from the Judiciary and Copyright Office

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jacqueline Charlesworth,  General Counsel of the U.S. Copyright Office and Associate Register of Copyrights, updated the Copyright Society of The South on October 16th. Three main topics were discussed. Copyright Review, Small Claims, and music licensing study. Since 2013  there have been 16 hearings covering all sides of copyright law. For small claims  there are […]

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Recap: Kevin Grosch, CEO of Made In Network

Recap: Kevin Grosch, CEO of Made In Network

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, September 17th, The Copyright Society of The South welcomed Kevin Grosch, CEO of Made In Network.The company develops channels and content on YouTube. “We are exploring creativity and bringing it to life. We partner with artists, labels, venues, festivals, and anyone who has the desire to create amazing content about the creative process. […]

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Recap: Sandra Aistars CEO of Copyright Alliance gives an update on the Ongoing Copyright Policy Proceedings

Recap: Sandra Aistars CEO of Copyright Alliance gives an update on the Ongoing Copyright Policy Proceedings

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

  On Tuesday, May 20th Sandra Aistars gave a brief summary of the upcoming events and deadlines for the ongoing copyright policy proceedings. The Copyright Alliance is urging not only business owners impacted by copyright  policy, but creators should be front and center during events/hearings. May 23 – Deadline to submit comments on Music Licensing […]

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SoundExchange CEO and President Michael Huppe, joined the Copyright Society of the South for an in-depth look at Digital Performance Rights.

SoundExchange CEO and President Michael Huppe, joined the Copyright Society of the South for an in-depth look at Digital Performance Rights.

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, April 23, 2014 CEO and President Michael Huppe joined the Copyright Society of the South for an in-depth look into SoundExchange.  The non-profit digital performance rights organization collects royalties for artists and copyright holders.  As the battle continues for all digital performance rights, Michael Hupp is on the forefront of granting rights for […]

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Looking Back at Congressman Doug Collins Visit

Looking Back at Congressman Doug Collins Visit

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

      On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 AIMP and the Copyright Society of the South welcomed Congressman Doug Collins to Nashville. That day began with a tour of the Country music hall of Fame, followed by performances from hit songwriters Josh Kear, Jessi Alexander, and Wynn Varble. After the much anticipated writers round Congressman Doug […]

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The Copyright Society of the South to host Congressman Doug Collins, Sponsor of The Songwriter Equity Act

The Copyright Society of the South to host Congressman Doug Collins, Sponsor of The Songwriter Equity Act

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, March 19 the Copyright Society of the South, in conjunction with the Association of Independent Music Publishers, will host Doug Collins (R-Georgia), sponsor of The Songwriter Equity Act. The Congressman’s bill will allow a “rate court” to consider other royalty rates as evidence when establishing digital performance rates for songwriters and composers. It […]

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