Browsing category: Copyright & Legal


Sometimes It Really Is Better To Get Permission
Tuesday March 31st 2015, 4:15 pm
Filed under: Copyright & Legal

Turns out, sometimes it is better to go through the hassle of getting permission ahead of time instead of asking for forgiveness after the fact.

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Mechanicals, Performance and Digital Transmission, Oh, My!
Monday March 31st 2014, 9:32 am
Filed under: Copyright & Legal

The US Copyright Office is taking a closer look at the existing methods of music licensing, and they want your feedback. (Really!)

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Copyright Isn’t Forever
Tuesday October 01st 2013, 10:21 am
Filed under: Copyright & Legal

Turns out, “assignment of copyright” isn’t forever — at least not for copyright assignments made after January 1, 1978.

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