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Using Copyrighted Content on a Website - Including News Articles and Videos - Secure the Rights!
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2018

In recent weeks, I have had several calls from broadcasters asking if it was permissible to copy articles from other news sources and post them on the


Copyright Office Grants Second Extension of Comment Dates in Proceeding Looking at MVPD Reporting Obligations and the Definition of Cable System
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2018

In December, we wrote about a proceeding initiated by the Copyright Office to review the reporting obligations of cable and satellite television


Court Finds That Embedded Twitter Photo on Website May Subject Website Owner to Copyright Liability - Be Careful What You Post
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2018

Last week, a US District Court Judge in the influential Southern District of New York issued an opinion finding that the fact that a picture of New


SoundExchange to Audit Records of Streaming by Alpha Media, Music Choice, and Google
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2018

Last week, the Copyright Royalty Board published a Federal Register Notice announcing that SoundExchange was auditing broadcaster Alpha Media as well


Copyright Royalty Board Decision Will Raise Royalties Paid to Songwriters and Publishers By Digital Music Services
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2018

The amount paid to songwriters and publishing companies for the making of “phonorecords” will be going up after a Copyright Royalty Board decision


CRB Sets Rates for Public Performance Royalties for Noncommercial Broadcast Stations for Over-the-Air Broadcasting - Rejects GMR Claim for Royalties
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2018

The Copyright Royalty Board on Friday published in the Federal Register its decision setting the royalty rates that noncommercial broadcasters will


Copyright Office Extends Comment Dates on Proceeding Looking at MVPD Reporting Obligations and the Definition of Cable System
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2017

Recently, we wrote about a proceeding initiated by the Copyright Office to review the reporting obligations of cable and satellite television systems


Court of Appeals Upholds BMI Decision Allowing Fractional Music Licensing - What Are the Issues?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2017

Yesterday, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in a "Summary Order" that the Court said does "not have precedential effect," upheld an


Copyright Royalty Board News - Sirius XM Rates Going Up, Some Cable Radio Rates Going Down, and Webcasting Rate Appeal to Be Argued in February
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

The Copyright Royalty Board issued a notice yesterday, here, that summarized its decision on the sound recording performance royalties for 2018-2022


Copyright Office Issues Reminder About Need for Services Seeking Safe Harbor for User-Generated Content Under Section 512 to File in Electronic System by December 31
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2017

The Copyright Office yesterday issued a "Final Reminder" to Internet Services that want to be able to assert that they are insulated from Copyright