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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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March 2014 Luncheon

March 2014 Luncheon

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

These photos are from the March 2014 Luncheon at ASCAP with Mike Milom, Orville Almon and Matthew Beckett. The event was moderated by Rush Hicks. Pictured (above) from left: (top) Denise Stevens, Ted Goldthorpe, Jill Napier, Kele Currier, Wendi Crosby, Misha Hunke (bottom) Mike Milom, Orville Almon, Matthew Beckett and Rush Hicks.  

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U.S. Copyright Office Links

U.S. Copyright Office Links

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The link to subscribe to the U.S. Copyright Office NewsNet is: https://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/USLOC/subscriber/new NewsNet is a free electronic newsletter that alerts subscribers to hearings, deadlines for comments, new and proposed regulations, new publications, and other copyright-related subjects.  Users can subscribe for a variety of frequency options (immediately upon release, daily, or weekly) as well as a […]

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Maria Pallante Visits The Copyright Society of the South

Maria Pallante Visits The Copyright Society of the South

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, December 17, Register of Copyrights Maria Pallante visited the Copyright Society of the South. She provided an update on legislative and copyright office changes and discussed several court cases on copyright and technology and the proposed Next Great Copyright Act. See photos from the event below. Pictured (above) from left to right: Copyright […]

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December 2013 Luncheon

December 2013 Luncheon

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The December 2013 Luncheon was held at ASCAP, with guest Stan Soocher’s annual “Year In Review”. It was great to have Stan at the Copyright Society of the South again!

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November 2013 Luncheon

November 2013 Luncheon

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

This photo is from the November 2013 Luncheon on copyright terminations. Panelists  Lewis Anderson, Linda Edell Howard, Duff Berschback led a stimulating discussion at the monthly meeting.  

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