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Music publisher unrest growing at YouTube Multi-Channel Networks

The licensing deal announced in February between Universal Music Publishing Group and YouTube multi-channel network Maker Studios didn't quite mask the increasing unrest from other publishers at the growth of such companies. SONGS...
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NMPA cuts deal with UMG for publisher royalties on Vevo/YouTube vids

Just days after publicly complaining about the lack of royalties flowing from Vevo to music publishers, the US National Music Publishers' Association has cut a deal with Universal Music Group to start rectifying the issue.
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NMPA cuts deal with UMG for publisher royalties on Vevo/YouTube vids

Just days after publicly complaining about the lack of royalties flowing from Vevo to music publishers, the US National Music Publishers' Association has cut a deal with Universal Music Group to start rectifying the issue.
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RIAA, NMPA and DiMA argue case for new music licences

In a joint op-ed piece published on Ars Technica, Cary Sherman (RIAA), David Israelite (NMPA) and Lee Knife (DiMA) put the case for their proposed five new standard licensing rates for digital music services.
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US mechanicals deal brings cloud clarity for publishers

Music industry bodies the RIAA and NMPA struck a deal with the Digital Media Association (DiMA) which will now be taken to the US Copyright Royalty Board for approval.
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US mechanicals deal brings cloud clarity for publishers

There is more clarity on what the next set of US mechanical royalty rates for digital music may look like, after music industry bodies the RIAA and NMPA struck a deal with the Digital Media Association (DiMA) which will now...
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Report claims US publishers accepted $11m settlement from LimeWire

Former P2P firm LimeWire is awaiting the damages bill in its lost legal battle with labels, but how much did it pay to settle a similar case with US publishers? Digital Music News claims that the settlement was $11 million...
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New VP and senior counsel for NMPA

The US National Music Publishers' Association has announced that Danielle Malito Aguirre has joined as its new VP and senior counsel.
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Now music publishers are suing LimeWire

P2P firm LimeWire is already expected to be on the wrong end of a mammoth damages bill resulting from a copyright infringement lawsuit decided in the favour of labels. Now it's facing another suit, this time from eight members...